Kathleen Ting

Kathleen Ting
Technical Account Manager, Cloudera


Kathleen Ting (@kate_ting) is currently a technical account manager at Cloudera where she helps strategic customers deploy and use the Apache Hadoop ecosystem in production. She’s a frequent conference speaker, has contributed to several projects in the open source community, and is a committer and PMC member on Apache Sqoop. Kathleen is also a co-author of O’Reilly’s Apache Sqoop Cookbook.


Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 120-121
Kathleen Ting (Cloudera)
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The next generation of MapReduce, YARN, has widely touted job throughput and Apache Hadoop cluster utilization benefits. Less known are the pitfalls littering the migration path to YARN. Learn from our extensive field experience to avoid those pitfalls and get your YARN cluster configured right the first time. Read more.
Office Hours
Location: Table C
Kathleen Ting (Cloudera)
If you’re looking to improved job throughput and cluster utilization, and permitting different computational frameworks to run on Hadoop, stop by to see Kathleen. She’ll share some useful configuration tweaks, as well as best practices around migrating from MR1 to YARN, and recommended YARN configurations. Read more.