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

Jordan Tigani
Software Engineer, Google


Jordan Tigani was one of the founding engineers on Google BigQuery, wrote the first book on the subject, and now leads its vision and roadmap as director of product management. Previously, Jordan worked at Microsoft Research and on the Windows Kernel team as well as at a number of star-crossed startups. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Harvard and a master’s degree from the University of Washington.


9:45–9:50 Friday, 3/06/2016
Location: Auditorium
Jordan Tigani (Google )
Average rating: **...
(2.50, 8 ratings)
Google is no stranger to big data, pioneering several big data technologies grown and tested internally—including MapReduce, BigTable, and most recently Dataflow and TensorFlow, as well as one of the most heavily used tools at Google, BigQuery—and making them available to everyone. Jordan Tigani shares what big data means for Google and announces several new BigQuery features. Read more.
12:05–12:45 Friday, 3/06/2016
Location: Capital Suite 2/3
Jordan Tigani (Google )
Average rating: ***..
(3.40, 5 ratings)
Data sizes are getting larger all the time. Querying terabytes just isn't cool anymore; now you need to query petabytes. Jordan Tigani puts BigQuery to the test by performing interactive analytics against a 1 PB dataset, showcasing the exciting new features that make this process easy, fast, and affordable, and demonstrates the simplicity of managing your petabyte-scale data with "NoOps". Read more.