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Instant Results and Infinite Storage with SAP and Hadoop

David Parker (SAP)
Sponsored Regent Parlor
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Apache Hadoop is often seen as synonymous with Big Data and has found a place alongside established databases and data warehouses in today’s enterprise. SAP HANA uniformly amplifies the value of Big Data across this data fabric including working with data sets that are stored in a variety of places including Hadoop. Attend this session to learn how solutions from SAP and our Hadoop partners can help your organization gain unprecedented insight from Big Data.

This session is sponsored by SAP

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David Parker


David is responsible for the solution packaging and pricing, definition and execution of the Big Data organization go-to-market strategy, education and enablement. David is a seasoned IT professional with over 28 years within the finance and banking industry, covering both business and technical areas.

David has also held several senior management positions in other industries including retail, telecommunications and academia, providing architectural solutions and consultative services for real-time analytics and data warehouse projects.

In early 2000, David joined Aleri as vice president of services to drive its Complex Event Processing (CEP) product into new markets in the UK, and subsequently moving to New York to help grow the company. David was responsible for customer adoption and success, the internal IT infrastructure and management of pre-sales and consulting services organizations. As part of the executive management team at Aleri, David helped lead the successful sale of Aleri to Sybase in February 2010.

Following the Aleri acquisition, David was appointed North American sales leader for Aleri products and global general manager for Sybase IQ until Sybase was acquired by SAP.


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