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

Jim Scott
Director, Enterprise Strategy and Architecture, MapR Technologies

Website | @kingmesal

Jim Scott is the director of enterprise strategy and architecture at MapR Technologies. Across his career, Jim has held positions running operations, engineering, architecture, and QA teams in the consumer packaged goods, digital advertising, digital mapping, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries. Jim has built systems that handle more than 50 billion transactions per day, and his work with high-throughput computing at Dow Chemical was a precursor to more standardized big data concepts like Hadoop. Jim is also the cofounder of the Chicago Hadoop Users Group (CHUG).

Sessions

9:3010:00 Tuesday, 23 May 2017
Data 101
Location: Capital Suite 14
Level: Beginner
Jim Scott (MapR Technologies)
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The cloud is becoming pervasive, but it isn’t always full of rainbows. Defining a strategy that works for your company or for your use cases is critical to ensuring success. Jim Scott explores different use cases that may be best run in the cloud versus on-premises, points out opportunities to optimize cost and operational benefits, and explains how to get the data moved between locations. Read more.