John Akred

John Akred
CTO, Silicon Valley Data Science

Website | @BigDataAnalysis

With over 15 years in advanced analytical applications and architecture, John is dedicated to helping organizations become more data-driven. He combines deep expertise in analytics and data science with business acumen and dynamic engineering leadership.


Office Hours
Location: Table A
John Akred (Silicon Valley Data Science), Edd Wilder-James (Google)
If you’re creating a data strategy for your organization, spend some time with Edd and John. They’ll help you figure out what platforms and frameworks you need to store and analyze your data, how to find the business value in big data technology investment, and how to retrieve data locked in difficult formats. Read more.
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 120-121
John Akred (Silicon Valley Data Science)
Average rating: ***..
(3.75, 4 ratings)
Creating a data architecture involves many moving parts. By examining the data value chain, from ingestion through to analytics, we will explain how the various parts of the Hadoop and big data ecosystem fit together to support batch, interactive and realtime analytical workloads. Read more.