Presented By O’Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
21–22 May 2018: Training
22–24 May 2018: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK
Christopher Royles

Christopher Royles
System Engineer, Cloudera


Dr Christopher Royles is a Systems Engineer at Cloudera.

He holds a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from Liverpool University which he subsequently applied to voice recognition and voice dialogue systems. Chris has advised on Government Open Data initiatives as part of the Open Data User Group (ODUG) and sat on the quick wins stream of the UK Government Cloud Program (GCloud).

Chris has built out large scale data lakes on Amazon and Azure as well as assisted customers in their initial MVP through to full scale production.


17:2518:05 Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Christopher Royles (Cloudera)
Big Data and Cloud deployments return huge benefits in flexibility and economics, they can also result in runaway costs and failed projects. Based on practical production experience this session will help your initial sizing, strategic planning through to longer term operation, the focus being delivering an efficient platform, reducing costs and a successful project. Read more.