Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
5–7 May, 2015 • London, UK
Andrew Wang

Andrew Wang
Software Engineer, Cloudera

Andrew is a software engineer on the HDFS team at Cloudera. Previously, he was a graduate student in the AMPLab at the University of California, Berkeley advised by Prof. Ion Stoica, where he worked on research related to in-memory caching and quality-of-service. In his spare time he enjoys going on bike rides, cooking, and playing guitar.


14:35–15:15 Thursday, 7/05/2015
Hadoop Platform
Location: King's Suite - Sandringham
Charles Lamb (Cloudera), Andrew Wang (Cloudera)
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Encryption is a requirement for many business sectors dealing with confidential information. To meet these requirements, transparent, end-to-end encryption was added to HDFS. This protects data while it is in-flight and at-rest, and can be used compatibly with existing Hadoop apps. We will cover the design and implementation of transparent encryption in HDFS, as well as performance results. Read more.
15:25–16:05 Thursday, 7/05/2015
Office Hour
Location: Table B
Andrew Wang (Cloudera)
Working on data encryption projects? Meet with Andrew Wang to talk about transparent encryption in HDFS, as well as HDFS caching, benchmarking, and performance tuning. And feel free to ask him anything about his work as an Apache Hadoop committer and PMC member. Read more.