Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
December 1–3, 2015 • Singapore
Guy Harrison

Guy Harrison
Executive Director R&D, Dell Software

Website | @guyharrison

Guy Harrison is an executive director of research and development at Dell Software. Guy is the author of Oracle Performance Survival Guide, MySQL Stored Procedure Programming, and Oracle SQL High Performance Tuning as well as other books, articles, and presentations on database technology. He also writes a monthly column for Database Trends and Applications ( Guy can be found on the internet at, and on e-mail at


4:00pm–4:40pm Wednesday, 12/02/2015
Hadoop Platform
Location: 334-335 Level: Intermediate
Guy Harrison (Dell Software)
When people think of big data processing, they think of Apache Hadoop, but that doesn't mean traditional databases don't play a role. In most cases users will still draw from data stored in RDBMS systems. Apache Sqoop can be used to unlock that data and transfer it to Hadoop, enabling users with information stored in existing SQL tables to use new analytic tools. Read more.