Executive Briefing: Top 10 big data blunders
Who is this presentation for?
- Data engineers, data stewards, data curators, data scientists, chief data officers, and chief information officers
As a steward for your enterprise’s data and digital transformation initiatives, you’re tasked with making the right choice. But before you can make those decisions, it’s important to understand what not to do when planning for your organization’s big data initiatives.
Michael Stonebraker shares his top 10 big data blunders. As a pioneer of database research and technology for more than 40 years, Michael understands the mistakes enterprises often made and knows how to correct and avoid them. By learning about the major blunders, you’ll know how best to future-proof your big data management and digital transformation needs. Common blunders include problems from not planning on moving everything to the cloud to believing that a data warehouse will solve all your problems to succumbing to the “innovator’s dilemma.” To illustrate the blunders, he shares a variety of corrective tips, strategies, and real-world examples.
- Familiarity with the major concepts of data science, data management, and databases
What you'll learn
- Understand what not to do or believe to know what to do in order to insure data management success
Michael Stonebraker is the cofounder and chief technology officer at Tamr, an adjunct professor at MIT CSAIL, and a database pioneer who has been involved with PostgreSQL, SciDB, Vertica, VoltDB, Tamr, and other database companies. He coauthored the paper “Data Curation at Scale: The Data Tamer System,” presented at the Conference on Innovative Data Systems Research (CIDR’13).
Leave a Comment or Question
Help us make this conference the best it can be for you. Have questions you'd like this speaker to address? Suggestions for issues that deserve extra attention? Feedback that you'd like to share with the speaker and other attendees?
Join the conversation here (requires login)
For conference registration information and customer service
For more information on community discounts and trade opportunities with O’Reilly conferences
For information on exhibiting or sponsoring a conference
View a complete list of Strata Data Conference contacts