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Make Data Work
Oct 15–17, 2014 • New York, NY
Ron Bodkin

Ron Bodkin
Technical Director, Applied Artificial Intelligence, Google

Website | @ronbodkin

Ron Bodkin is a technical director on the applied artificial intelligence team at Google, where he provides leadership for AI success for customers in Google’s Cloud CTO office. Ron engages deeply with Global F500 enterprises to unlock strategic value with AI, acts as executive sponsor with Google product and engineering to deliver value from AI solutions, and leads strategic initiatives working with customers and partners. Previously, Ron was the founding CEO of Think Big Analytics, a company that provides end-to-end support for enterprise big data, including data science, data engineering, advisory, and managed services and frameworks such as Kylo for enterprise data lakes. When Think Big was acquired by Teradata, Ron led global growth, the development of the Kylo open source data lake framework, and the company’s expansion to architecture consulting; he also created Teradata’s artificial intelligence incubator.


11:50am–12:30pm Friday, 10/17/2014
Location: 1 E16/ 1 E17
Altan Khendup @madmongol (Teradata Corporation), Ron Bodkin (Google)
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Developing Big Data applications for real-world business processes can be complex: method of processing, variety of systems, # of data sources. Large web companies have implemented a generic, scalable, fault-tolerant data processing architecture: LAMDA. We’ll explore this evolving architecture, design principles, layers/components, & use cases/lessons learned from real-world implementations. Read more.