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Make Data Work
March 13–14, 2017: Training
March 14–16, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Mark Donsky

Mark Donsky
Director, Product Management, Okera

Mark Donsky leads product management at Okera, a software provider that provides discovery, access control, and governance at scale for today’s modern heterogeneous data environments. Previously, Mark led data management and governance solutions at Cloudera. Mark has held product management roles at companies such as Wily Technology, where he managed the flagship application performance management solution, and Silver Spring Networks, where he managed big data analytics solutions that reduced greenhouse gas emissions by millions of dollars annually. He holds a BS with honors in computer science from the University of Western Ontario.


1:30pm5:00pm Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Platform Security and Cybersecurity
Location: LL21 A Level: Intermediate
Mark Donsky (Okera), Andre Araujo (Cloudera), Michael Yoder (Cloudera), Manish Ahluwalia (Nerdwallet)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 2 ratings)
Mark Donsky, André Araujo, Michael Yoder, and Manish Ahluwalia walk you through securing a Hadoop cluster. You’ll start with a cluster with no security and then add security features related to authentication, authorization, encryption of data at rest, encryption of data in transit, and complete data governance. Read more.
4:20pm5:00pm Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Secondary topics:  Cloud
Mark Donsky (Okera), Sudhanshu Arora (Cloudera)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 1 rating)
Big data needs governance. Governance empowers data scientists to find, trust, and use data on their own, yet it can be overwhelming to know where to start—especially if your big data environment spans beyond your enterprise to the cloud. Mark Donsky and Sudhanshu Arora share a step-by-step approach to kick-start your big data governance initiatives. Read more.