Ron Bodkin

Ron Bodkin
Technical Director, Applied Artificial Intelligence, Google

Website | @ronbodkin

Ron founded Think Big Analytics to help customers leverage new data processing technologies like Hadoop and NoSQL databases and R for statistical analysis. Works with customers to identify opportunities and rapidly develop solutions that integrate data and extract information.

Previously Ron was the VP of Engineering for Quantcast. Each day Quantcast ingests 10 billion events and processes two petabytes of data using Hadoop. The Quantcast map reduce stack handles production data processing, ad hoc analysis, data mining and machine learning. Prior to that Ron was a founder of enterprise consulting companies C-bridge and New Aspects.


Hadoop: Tools & Technology, Beekman / Sutton North (NY Hilton)
Ron Bodkin (Google)
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There has been a lot of excitement lately about streaming approaches to handling Big Data such as Storm, S4, SQLStream, and InfoStreams. But many use cases can be better handled by low latency access with NoSQL databases and search indexing backed by scoring with batch analytics in Hadoop. We compare such integrated Big Data with streaming systems and look to the future. Read more.
Office Hour, Rhinelander North (Table C)
Ron Bodkin (Google)
Ron Bodkin, CEO, Think Big Analytics. Read more.


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