Amr Awadallah

Amr Awadallah
CTO, Cloudera

Website | @awadallah

Amr is co-founder and CTO of Cloudera where he is responsible for all engineering efforts from product development to release, for both the open source projects and Cloudera’s proprietary software. Prior to Cloudera, Amr served as vice president of engineering at Yahoo!, and led a team that used Hadoop extensively for data analysis and business intelligence across the Yahoo! online services. Amr holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in electrical engineering from Cairo University, Egypt, and a doctorate in electrical engineering from Stanford University.


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Location: Murray Hill Suite B
Amr Awadallah (Cloudera)
Dr. Amr Awadallah, CTO at Cloudera, illustrates how Apache Hadoop is changing the business intelligence data stack, and how the evolving architecture delivers advanced capabilities for solving key business challenges. By enabling the complete value to be derived from both unstructured and structured data, organizations are able to ask and get answers to previously un-addressable big questions. Read more.


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