Presented By
O’Reilly + Cloudera
Make Data Work
29 April–2 May 2019
London, UK
Nikki Rouda

Nikki Rouda
Principal Product Marketing Manager, Amazon Web Services


Nikki Rouda is a principal product marketing manager at Amazon Web Services (AWS). Nikki has decades of experience leading enterprise big data, analytics, and data center infrastructure initiatives. Previously, he held senior positions at Cloudera, Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG), Riverbed, NetApp, Veritas, and UK-based (an early consumer IoT startup). Nikki holds an MBA from Cambridge’s Judge Business School and an ScB in geophysics from Brown University.


9:00 - 17:00 Monday, 29 April & Tuesday, 30 April
Data Engineering and Architecture
Location: London Suite 3
Jorge Lopez (Amazon Web Services), Nikki Rouda (Amazon Web Services), Damon Cortesi (Amazon Web Services), Sven Hansen (Amazon Web Services), Manos Samatas (Amazon Web Services), Alket Memushaj (Amazon Web Services)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 2 ratings)
Serverless technologies let you build and scale applications and services rapidly without the need to provision or manage servers. Join in to learn how to incorporate serverless concepts into your big data architectures. You'll explore design patterns to ingest, store, and analyze your data as you build a big data application using AWS technologies such as S3, Athena, Kinesis, and more. Read more.
14:0514:45 Wednesday, 1 May 2019
Mark Donsky (Okera), Nikki Rouda (Amazon Web Services)
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 3 ratings)
The implications of new privacy regulations for data management and analytics, such as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the upcoming California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA), can seem complex. Mark Donsky and Nikki Rouda highlight aspects of the rules and outline the approaches that will assist with compliance. Read more.
14:5515:35 Thursday, 2 May 2019
Nikki Rouda (Amazon Web Services)
Average rating: ****.
(4.14, 7 ratings)
Nikki Rouda shares key trends in data lakes and analytics and explains how they shape the services offered by AWS. Specific topics include the rise of machine-generated data and semistructured and unstructured data as dominant sources of new data, the move toward serverless, SPI-centric computing, and the growing need for local access to data from users around the world. Read more.