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

Cory O'Connor
Product Manager, Google


Cory is a product manager on Google Cloud Platform’s storage team in Mountain View, focused on releasing Google’s techno-wizardry on an unsuspecting world. Before Google, Cory worked in cybersecurity, designing the machine learning systems supporting real-time fraud detection for the social web at Impermium (acquired by Google). Prior to rejoining the world of high-technology, Cory lived his life as a rocket/satellite scientist, building probabilistic and event-based simulations of complex aerospace systems.

He finds himself to be enthusiastic, in one way or another, about nearly everything.


9:50–9:55 Wednesday, 6/05/2015
Keynotes, Sponsored
Location: King's Suite
Cory O'Connor (Google)
Average rating: ***..
(3.17, 23 ratings)
At Google, few things are so pervasive as Bigtable, the famous wide-column NoSQL database. It lies behind nearly every major Google product (Gmail, YouTube, Google Analytics), with its own class of internal memes, and a resource footprint unmatched anywhere else in the world. Read more.
16:15–16:55 Wednesday, 6/05/2015
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: Buckingham Room - Palace Suite
Cory O'Connor (Google), Emre Baran (Qubit)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 6 ratings)
This presentation will provide a brief technical overview of Google Bigtable and the global problems we solve internally at Google with this revolutionary architecture. We'll discuss some of our innovations since the original paper was released, what we’ve been working on with HBase, and include announcements on where we're headed next! Read more.
17:05–17:45 Wednesday, 6/05/2015
Office Hour
Location: Table A
Cory O'Connor (Google)
If you want to hear what Google is doing with BigTable, visit Cory. He's happy to talk about BigTable, as well as HBase and the Google Cloud Platform. Read more.