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Make Data Work
21–22 May 2018: Training
22–24 May 2018: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK
Charaka Goonatilake

Charaka Goonatilake
CTO, Panaseer


Charaka Goonatilake is CTO at Panaseer where he has designed and delivered big data solutions for Chief Information Security Officers and their teams to gain visibility into the true state of security within their business in order to improve cyber hygiene and reduce cyber risk exposure. He has been immersed in big data technologies since the very early days of Hadoop, giving him hands-on experience of making Hadoop work in the enterprise to produce data-driven insights. Over the past 8 years, across Panaseer and BAE Systems Applied Intelligence, Charaka has architected and engineered Hadoop-based data platforms for a range of cyber security use cases from security analytics for threat detection, threat intelligence management and cyber security risk management.


11:1511:55 Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Data engineering and architecture
Location: Capital Suite 7 Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Security and Privacy
Charaka Goonatilake (Panaseer)
With cyber security becoming a top priority for all modern digital businesses, data is becoming a crucial weapon to secure an organisation against cyber threats. We'll explore strategies for designing effective data platforms for cyber security using big data technologies, such as Spark and Hadoop, and discover how these platforms are being used in real-world examples of data-driven security. Read more.