How Thomson Reuters Finds a Needle in Many Haystacks within Seconds

Steve Jackson (Thomson Reuters)
Sponsored Sessions
Location: Murray Hill Suite B

How do you efficiently and effectively search the world’s leading collection of legal content — 2.2 billion documents — then quickly zero in on exactly what you need, all in a matter of seconds? Thomson Reuters Professional, built a Big Data information management architecture to do just this for their clients. WestlawNext gives legal professionals comprehensive, specialized content plus unique search technologies and tools that help them find, understand and apply the law and legal concepts in the service of their clients. Learn how Thomson Reuters manages and processes a variety of very large and diverse data sources to quickly publish timely, trusted, and relevant information to their clients.
This session sponsored by Informatica

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Steve Jackson

Thomson Reuters

Steve has a broad range of industry experience. He has held positions with a large computer manufacturer, a startup application software company, an ERP provider and currently is employed by Thomson Reuters, the leader in providing intelligent information for businesses and professionals. He has spent most of his career implementing database solutions for interesting problems. He graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Quantitative Methods and Computer Science from Augsburg College.


  • Aster Data
  • EMC Greenplum
  • GE
  • Lexis Nexis
  • MarkLogic
  • Tableau Software
  • Cloudera
  • DataStax
  • Informatica
  • DataSift
  • Splunk
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Datameer
  • Impetus
  • Karmasphere
  • MapR Technologies
  • Pervasive
  • Platform Computing
  • Revolution Analytics
  • Sybase
  • Xeround
  • Media-Science
  • Platfora

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