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Make Data Work
March 13–14, 2017: Training
March 14–16, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Stephen O'Sullivan

Stephen O'Sullivan
Data Geek, Data Whisperers

@steveos

A leading expert on big data architectures, Stephen O’Sullivan has 25 years of experience creating scalable, high-availability data and applications solutions. A veteran of Silicon Valley Data Science, @WalmartLabs, Sun, and Yahoo. Stephen is an independent adviser to enterprises on all things data..

Sessions

9:00am12:30pm Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Spark & beyond
Location: 210 D/H Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Architecture
John Akred (Silicon Valley Data Science), Stephen O'Sullivan (Data Whisperers)
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What are the essential components of a data platform? John Akred and Stephen O'Sullivan explain how the various parts of the Hadoop, Spark, and big data ecosystems fit together in production to create a data platform supporting batch, interactive, and real-time analytical workloads. Read more.
11:50am12:30pm Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Location: Table A
John Akred (Silicon Valley Data Science), Stephen O'Sullivan (Data Whisperers)
Want advice on building a data platform, tool selection, or integration with legacy systems? Talk to John and Stephen. Read more.
11:00am11:40am Thursday, March 16, 2017
Ask Me Anything
Location: 212 A-B
John Akred (Silicon Valley Data Science), Scott Kurth (Silicon Valley Data Science), Julie Steele (Manifold), Stephen O'Sullivan (Data Whisperers)
John Akred, Julie Steele, Stephen O'Sullivan, and Scott Kurth field a wide range of detailed questions about developing a modern data strategy, architecting a data platform, and best practices for and the evolving role of the CDO. Even if you don’t have a specific question, join in to hear what others are asking. Read more.