Hadoop. The Next Generation Data Platform. Big Data and beyond

  • What is Hadoop and why does it exist?
  • How is it currently being used and implemented
  • Hadoop 2.0 feature overview
  • The capabilities of YARN
  • Storm
  • Giraph/HOYA/others
  • Hadoop App Store concept

Implementing Hadoop early in a company’s life cycle offers a wide range of possibilities. We will discuss Enterprise Data Warehouse, data exploration and other leading edge capabilities.


Adam Muise is a Solution Engineer at Hortonworks, a company focused on taking 100% Open Source Hadoop to the Enterprise. He has spent years developing, implementing, and designing Data Management solutions at such companies as CIBC, HP, IBM, and Cloudera. With eyes firmly set on the killer app for this decade, Adam takes Big Data seriously and has implemented some of the largest clusters in production today.



Nov 20 2013


8:30 am - 11:00 am


The Albany Club, 91 King Street East (near King/Yonge subway), Toronto, ON M5C 1G3.

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