Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
September 25–26, 2017: Training
September 26–28, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
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

11:00am11:30am Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Location: 1E 11
Jim Scott (MapR Technologies)
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 shares 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 move your data between locations. Read more.