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nick dimiduk

nick dimiduk
Member of Technical Staff, HBase, Hortonworks, Inc

Website | @xefyr

Nick stumbled into HBase in 2008 when his nightly ETL jobs started taking 20+ hours to complete. Since then, he has applied Hadoop and HBase to projects in social media, social gaming, click-stream analysis, climatology, and geographic data. Nick also helped establish Seattle’s Scalability Meetup and tried his hand at entrepreneurship. Most recently, he is an author on HBase in Action, available now. He has a passion for distributed, scalable, online access to scientific data.


Hadoop Platform Grand Ballroom East
nick dimiduk (Hortonworks, Inc)
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Your application is out-growing its database, you've started shopping NoSQL options. Maybe you've adopted Hadoop into your Data Warehouse. You've heard HBase might be an appropriate technology, but you need to know more. This talk is for you. To understand its use, first understand how it works. This talk explores the design of HBase and its critical paths to ground an understanding of its use. Read more.


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