SAP TechEd && d-code
Las Vegas, NV
Monday, October 20, 2014
to
Friday, October 24, 2014
SAP TechEd && d-code focuses on learning, live coding and collaboration opportunities, new tools, and training to help you meet the real challenges you face every day. The program builds on the excellence of SAP TechEd, delivering the technical hands-on sessions, demo-rich lectures, product road map Q&A sessions, and expert networking you’ve come to expect from SAP’s premier technology education event. MapR is proud to be a Gold Sponsor.

Talks

Most Powerful Combination of SAP + Hadoop

Ted Dunning View Bio

Wednesday, October 22 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Learn how the MapR Distribution for Apache Hadoop lowers the cost of SAP HANA and Hadoop deployments. Explore your big data sets with a powerful combination of SAP HANA and Apache Drill--the only open source self data discovery tool. Learn from SAP and MapR's architects about industry-leading solutions of the joint platform.

Extending the Value of SAP HANA with Hadoop (Expert Networking Sessions)

Ted Dunning View Bio

Tuesday, October 21 - 4:00pm-4:30pm AND Thursday, October 23 - 10:30am-11:00am

Learn how the MapR Distribution including Hadoop allows you to increase capabilities for unstructured data, streaming data, and analyze larger windows of data for more accurate insights. See the next generation architecture, which allows you to free up resources for your high value analytics and reduce SAP HANA storage costs while retaining speed and manageability.

Extending the Value of SAP HANA with Hadoop leveraging Cisco UCS (In Cisco's booth)

Jabari Norton View Bio

Tuesday, October 21 - 1:30pm – 2:00pm

Wednesday, October 22 -11:00am – 11:30am

Thursday, October 23 - 11:00am – 11:30am

Learn how the powerful combination is Cisco UCS plus the MapR Distribution including Hadoop allows you to increase capabilities for unstructured data, streaming data, and analyze larger windows of data for more accurate insights. See the new innovative next generation architecture, which allows you to free up resources for your high value analytics and reduce SAP HANA storage costs while retaining speed and manageability.

Speakers

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..

Jabari Norton

Jabari was Senior Director, Strategic Alliances at MapR , where he was responsible for Worldwide Strategic Alliance Partners. Jabari has over 20 years of experience in enterprise software and was previously VP of North America Sales at ScanSafe (now Cisco), Head of Mid-Market Sales at Qualys (NASDQ:QLYS), and Global Account Manager at Postini (now Google). Jabari holds a BS in Managerial Economics from University of California, Davis. When not working at MapR, Jabari likes to likes to golf, ski, and spend time with close friends and family.