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Make Data Work
September 26–27, 2016: Training
September 27–29, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Thomas Phelan

Thomas Phelan
Cofounder and Chief Architect, BlueData

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Thomas Phelan is cofounder and chief architect of BlueData. Previously, a member of the original team at Silicon Graphics that designed and implemented XFS, the first commercially availably 64-bit file system; and an early employee at VMware, a senior staff engineer and a key member of the ESX storage architecture team where he designed and developed the ESX storage I/O load-balancing subsystem and modular pluggable storage architecture as well as led teams working on many key storage initiatives such as the cloud storage gateway and vFlash.


2:05pm–2:45pm Thursday, 09/29/2016
Data innovations
Location: 3D 12 Level: Beginner
Thomas Phelan (BlueData)
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Many initiatives for running applications inside containers have been scoped to run on a single host. Using Docker containers for large-scale environments poses new challenges, especially for big data applications like Hadoop. Thomas Phelan shares lessons learned and some tips and tricks on how to Dockerize your big data applications in a reliable, scalable, and high-performance environment. Read more.