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

Lars George
Principal Solutions Architect, Okera


Lars George is the principal solutions architect at Okera. Lars has been involved with Hadoop and HBase since 2007 and became a full HBase committer in 2009. Previously, Lars was the EMEA chief architect at Cloudera, acting as a liaison between the Cloudera professional services team and customers as well as partners in and around Europe, building the next data-driven solutions, and a cofounding partner of OpenCore, a Hadoop and emerging data technologies advisory firm. He has spoken at many Hadoop User Group meetings as well as at conferences such as ApacheCon, FOSDEM, QCon, and Hadoop World and Hadoop Summit. He also started the Munich OpenHUG meetings. He’s the author HBase: The Definitive Guide from O’Reilly.


9:0012:30 Tuesday, 30 April 2019
Data Engineering and Architecture
Location: Capital Suite 10
Secondary topics:  Security and Privacy
Mark Donsky (Okera), Ifigeneia Derekli (Cloudera), Lars George (Okera), Michael Ernest (Dataiku)
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New regulations such as CCPA and GDPR are driving new compliance, governance, and security challenges for big data. Infosec and security groups must ensure a consistently secured and governed environment across multiple workloads. Mark Donsky, Ifigeneia Derekli, Lars George, and Michael Ernest share hands-on best practices for meeting these challenges, with special attention paid to CCPA. Read more.