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Make Data Work
31 May–1 June 2016: Training
1 June–3 June 2016: Conference
London, UK
Ben Sharma

Ben Sharma
Founder and CEO, Zaloni

Website | @benatzaloni

Ben Sharma is founder and CEO of Zaloni. Ben is a passionate technologist with experience in solutions architecture and service delivery of big data, analytics, and enterprise infrastructure solutions and expertise ranging from development to production deployment in a wide array of technologies, including Hadoop, HBase, databases, virtualization, and storage. Previously, he held technology leadership positions at NetApp, Fujitsu, and others. Ben is the coauthor of Java in Telecommunications and Architecting Data Lakes. He holds two patents.


12:05–12:45 Thursday, 2/06/2016
Location: Capital Suite 7
Ben Sharma (Zaloni)
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(2.83, 6 ratings)
There are many factors to consider when building your data stack, but the architecture could be your biggest challenge. Yet it could also be the best predictor for success. Given the many elements to take into account and the lack of a proven playbook, Ben Sharma explains where you start to assemble your own best practices for building a scalable data architecture. Read more.
16:35–17:15 Thursday, 2/06/2016
Hadoop use cases
Location: Capital Suite 10/11 Level: Intermediate
Ben Sharma (Zaloni)
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(2.00, 3 ratings)
Risk data aggregation and risk reporting (RDARR) is critical to compliance in financial services. Big data expert Ben Sharma explores multiple use cases to demonstrate how organizations in the financial services industry are building big data lakes that deliver the necessary components for risk data aggregation and risk reporting. Read more.
11:15–11:55 Friday, 3/06/2016
Office Hours
Location: O'Reilly Booth (Table A)
Ben Sharma (Zaloni)
Ben is happy to answer questions about data lake design, development, and management. He can also offer insight into how to leverage data lakes for key aspects of risk data aggregation and reporting. Read more.