Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
Dec 4–5, 2017: Training
Dec 5–7, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
Jonathan Seidman

Jonathan Seidman
Solutions Architect, Cloudera

Website | @jseidman

Jonathan Seidman is a software engineer on the partner engineering team at Cloudera. Previously, he was a lead engineer on the big data team at Orbitz Worldwide, helping to build out the Hadoop clusters supporting the data storage and analysis needs of one of the most heavily trafficked sites on the internet. Jonathan is a cofounder of the Chicago Hadoop User Group and the Chicago Big Data Meetup and a frequent speaker on Hadoop and big data at industry conferences such as Hadoop World, Strata, and OSCON. Jonathan is the coauthor of Hadoop Application Architectures from O’Reilly.


11:00am11:30am Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Becoming a data-centric company
Location: 323 Level: Beginner
Jonathan Seidman (Cloudera), Ted Malaska (Blizzard Entertainment)
Recent years have seen dramatic advancements in the technologies available for managing and processing data. While these technologies provide powerful tools to build data applications, they also require new skills. Ted Malaska and Jonathan Seidman explain how to evaluate these new technologies and build teams to effectively leverage these technologies and achieve ROI with your data initiatives. Read more.
1:30pm5:00pm Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Data engineering and architecture
Location: 308/309 Level: Intermediate
Jonathan Seidman (Cloudera), Ted Malaska (Blizzard Entertainment)
Using Customer 360 and the IoT as examples, Jonathan Seidman and Ted Malaska explain how to architect a modern, real-time big data platform leveraging recent advancements in the open source software world, using components like Kafka, Impala, Kudu, Spark Streaming, and Spark SQL with Hadoop to enable new forms of data processing and analytics. Read more.