Hadoop Summit Europe
Brussels, Belgium
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Thursday, April 16, 2015
This two-day event feaures many of the Apache Hadoop thought leaders who will showcase successful Hadoop use cases, share development and administration tips and tricks, and educate organizations about how best to leverage Apache Hadoop as a key component in their enterprise data architecture. It is also an excellent networking event for developers, architects, administrators, data analysts, data scientists and vendors interested in advancing, extending or implementing Apache Hadoop.


A Modern IoT Data Processing Toolbox

Michael Hausenblas View Bio

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
A survey of tools for processing data in the context of Internet of Things (IoT) applications from the wider Hadoop ecosystem incl. Kafka, Storm, Spark and OpenTSDB, as well as lessons learned from real-world use cases leading to a principled IoT architecture.
Implementing the Lambda Architecture Efficiently with Apache Spark

Michael Hausenblas View Bio

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
We discuss how to increase the efficiency in applying the Lambda Architecture using Apache Spark and show how our customers implemented Lambda Architecture-compliant systems using the complete Spark stack
How (the Internet of) Things are Turning the Internet Upside Down

Ted Dunning View Bio

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Just when we thought the last mile problem was solved, the Internet of Things is turning the last mile problem of the consumer internet into the first mile problem of the industrial internet. This inversion impacts every aspect of the design of networked applications. I will show how to use existing Hadoop ecosystem tools, such as Spark, Drill and others, to deal successfully with this inversion


Michael Hausenblas

Michael is Chief Data Engineer, EMEA, for MapR, where he helps people tap the potential of Big Data by bridging the technical (architecture, scalability, etc.) and the business side (RoI, TCO, etc.). His background is in large-scale data integration, the Internet of Things, and Web applications and he's experienced in advocacy and standardization (World Wide Web Consortium). Michael's sharing his experience with the Lambda Architecture, distributed systems and polyglot persistence through blog posts and public speaking engagements and is a contributor to Apache Drill.

Ted Dunning

Ted Dunning is Chief Application Architect at MapR Technologies and committer and PMC member of the Apache Mahout, Apache ZooKeeper, and Apache Drill projects​. Ted has been very active in mentoring new Apache projects and is currently serving as vice president of incubation for the Apache Software Foundation​.​ Ted was the chief architect behind the MusicMatch (now Yahoo Music) and Veoh recommendation systems. He built fraud detection systems for ID Analytics (later purchased by LifeLock) and he has 24 patents issued to date and a dozen pending. Ted has a PhD in computing science from the University of Sheffield. When he’s not doing data science, he plays guitar and mandolin. He also bought the beer at the first Hadoop user group meeting..