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Make Data Work
March 5–6, 2018: Training
March 6–8, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA

Speed up mission-critical analytics in the cloud (sponsored by Kyligence)

Billy Liu (Kyligence)
11:50am12:30pm Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Location: 210 B/F

What you'll learn

  • Explore Kyligence Cloud features, performance, and the best practices


As organizations look to scale their analytics capability, the need to grow beyond a traditional data warehouse becomes more critical. Cloud-based solutions allow more flexibility and enable an enhanced development experience. Managed Kylin online service Kyligence Cloud is designed to speed up mission-critical analytics workloads at web scale for big data. Powered by cutting-edge OLAP technologies combined with cloud-based best practices, Kyligence Cloud provides its customers with a fast, secure, scalable, and cost-efficient big data analytics solution.

Kyligence Cloud launches the whole analytics stack with one click and allocates the computing resource on-demand. The subsecond query capability and fast production-grade deployment enable users to focus on the analytics requirement only. Business analysts can easily explore the data insight with his favorite BI tools, such as Tableau, PowerBI, Excel, SuperSet, and Zeppelin, without complex preparation.

Billy Liu offers an overview of Kyligence Cloud and its core technology, Apache Kylin, covering features, performance, and the best practices to migrate on-premises data analytics applications to the cloud. Along the way, Billy demonstrates how Kyligence enables the managed Kylin service on Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) by taking full advantages of the scalability and flexibility of cloud-based technologies.

This session is sponsored by Kyligence.

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Billy Liu


Billy (Yiming) Liu is the vice president of partner and ecosystem at Kyligence, which provides a leading intelligent data platform powered by Apache Kylin to simplify big data analytics from on-premises to the cloud. Billy is an Apache Kylin PMC and committer and contributes his passion for driving the community to grow, building the ecosystem, and extending the adoption globally. Previously, he was the senior R&D manager at, focused on the extendable architecture and key components for the 10x program, including messaging middleware and microservice architecture, and platform architect at the Cisco Research and Development Center, where he worked on distributed data management and streaming analytics. He holds a PhD in computer software and theory from Fudan University.