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Make Data Work
22–23 May 2017: Training
23–25 May 2017: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK
Mark Madsen

Mark Madsen
Fellow, Teradata

Website | @markmadsen

Mark Madsen is a fellow at Teradata, where he’s responsible for understanding, forecasting, and defining the analytics ecosystem and architecture. Previously, he was CEO of Third Nature, where he advised companies on data strategy and technology planning and vendors on product management. Mark has designed analysis, machine learning, data collection, and data management infrastructure for companies worldwide.

Sessions

14:0514:45 Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Level: Intermediate
Mark Madsen (Teradata)
Average rating: ***..
(3.33, 12 ratings)
Building a data lake involves more than installing and using Hadoop. The goal in most organizations is to build multiuse data infrastructure that is not subject to past constraints. Mark Madsen discusses hidden design assumptions, reviews design principles to apply when building multiuse data infrastructure, and provides a reference architecture. Read more.
16:3517:15 Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Executive briefing, Strata Business Summit
Location: Capital Suite 17
Level: Beginner
Mark Madsen (Teradata)
Average rating: ****.
(4.75, 4 ratings)
In 2007, a computer game company decided to jump ahead of competitors by capturing and using data created during online gaming, but it wasn't prepared to deal with the data management and process challenges stemming from distributed devices creating data. Mark Madsen shares a case study that explores the oversights, failures, and lessons the company learned along its journey. Read more.