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Adam Fuchs

Adam Fuchs
CTO, Sqrrl

Website | @sqrrl_inc

Adam Fuchs is the Chief Technology Officer and co-founder of Sqrrl. Previously at the National Security Agency, Adam was an innovator and technical director for several database projects, handling some of the world’s largest and most diverse data sets. He is a co-founder of the Apache Accumulo project. Adam has a BS in Computer Science from the University of Washington and has completed extensive graduate-level course work at the University of Maryland. In his spare time, Adam enjoys racing sailboats, trail running, and getting lost in the woods.


Hadoop and Beyond
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Adam Fuchs (Sqrrl)
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Apache Accumulo has evolved from a niche government project to a key component of the Hadoop ecosystem with adopters across a variety of industries. One important differentiator for Accumulo is the concept of "cell-level security." Learn how to properly implement cell-level security concepts from the former technical director of the Accumulo project at NSA. Read more.
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Adam Fuchs (Sqrrl)
Adam is the Chief Technology Officer and co-founder of Sqrrl. Meet with Adam if you want to know how to construct a data-centric security ecosystem. Probe the inner workings of Apache Accumulo, and learn how Sqrrl Enterprise can help with your application. Read more.