Eric Sammer

Eric Sammer
CTO, Rocana

Website | @esammer

Eric Sammer is currently a Principal Solution Architect at Cloudera where he helps customers plan, deploy, develop for, and use Hadoop and the related projects at scale. His background is in the development and operations of distributed, highly concurrent, data ingest and processing systems. He’s been involved in the open source community and has contributed to a large number of projects over the last decade.


Hadoop: Tools & Technology, Grand East (NY Hilton)
Eric Sammer (Rocana)
Average rating: ****.
(4.25, 8 ratings)
While many of the necessary building blocks for data processing exist within the Hadoop ecosystem, it can be a challenge to assemble them as a production ETL platform. This presentation covers one approach to data ingest, organization, format selection, process orchestration, and external system integration, based on collective experience acquired across many production Hadoop deployments. Read more.
Office Hour, Rhinelander North (Table D)
Eric Sammer (Rocana)
Eric Sammer, Principal Solutions Architect, Cloudera. Read more.
Sponsored, Nassau (NY Hilton)
Jacob Rapp (Cisco Systems), Eric Sammer (Rocana)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 2 ratings)
In this joint session, experts from Cisco and Cloudera reveal the fundamental design considerations of Hadoop in the Enterprise Data Center. Drawing from lessons learned in the real world, they'll share best practices from deployments of Cloudera's Hadoop distribution alongside Cisco's networking components. Read more.


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