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Make Data Work
March 28–29, 2016: Training
March 29–31, 2016: Conference
San Jose, CA

Office Hour with Thomas Phelan (BlueData)

Thomas Phelan (BlueData)
2:40pm–3:20pm Wednesday, 03/30/2016
Office Hours

Location: Table B (O'Reilly Booth)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)

Looking at Hadoop in the cloud? Tom can answer your questions about running Hadoop or Spark in Docker containers, compute and storage separation for Hadoop, and big data as a service (BDaaS) in an on-premises deployment.

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Thomas Phelan


Thomas Phelan is cofounder and chief architect of BlueData. Previously, a member of the original team at Silicon Graphics that designed and implemented XFS, the first commercially availably 64-bit file system; and an early employee at VMware, a senior staff engineer and a key member of the ESX storage architecture team where he designed and developed the ESX storage I/O load-balancing subsystem and modular pluggable storage architecture as well as led teams working on many key storage initiatives such as the cloud storage gateway and vFlash.