Registration is open for a free daylong technical overview of Hadoop and Big Data that takes place in Atlanta on Wednesday, March 18.
Chicago, IL – March 4, 2015 – After recently hosting a successful event in Chicago, Aptude, Inc., announces that the technical overview seminar of Hadoop and Big Data will be repeated in Atlanta.
“Hadoop Jump Start – Atlanta” takes place on Wednesday, March 18 at the Westin Atlanta Perimeter North, 7 Concourse Pkwy., Atlanta. The free, daylong event begins with registration and breakfast at 7 a.m. and will conclude at 4 p.m. Lunch is also included.
The program will give IT directors, vice presidents and other stakeholders a good understanding of Apache Hadoop, its framework and practical-use cases of the technology. Uday Mehta, Aptude’s vice president of Big Data, will present the program.
Participants can expect to gain:
- A firm grasp of the differences between relational database concepts and Hadoop, as well as the related advantages/disadvantages
- Best practices for communicating with their organization about the Hadoop ecosystem and its potential
- Actionable insights they can apply to their organization’s Big Data strategy/initiatives
Based on Mr. Mehta’s experience with Apache Hadoop, he says this framework is changing the world of data management and analytics.
“Understanding the Hadoop eco-system will provide IT leaders and stakeholders a foundation for making long-term strategic decisions for their potential Big Data needs,” Mehta explained.
“As open-source software, Hadoop provides a scalable, cost-effective solution,” he continued. “It is specifically designed to handle data coming in at high velocity and from a variety of sources in enterprise environments.
More information about the seminar and online registration is available on Aptude’s website, Aptude.com/bigdata. Those interested in attending can also call (630) 692-6700.
About Aptude, Inc.:
Aptude, Inc. is an IT system integrator and contingent staffer with a concentration n Big Data. Its Hadoop partnerships include Cloudera, MapR and Hortonworks. As a consultant, Aptude implements software and application solutions that help clients achieve revenue growth, cost containment, improved decision competency, and other technology or business-driven goals. Aptude’s expertise spans a wide range of technology platforms and applications.
As an IT contingent resource firm, Aptude provides clients across multiple industries with quality IT professionals and consultants to assist them in creating innovative business solutions. Aptude’s leadership in the enterprise project-delivery domain, including the Hadoop/Big Data area, ensures that its customers are getting the highest quality Big Data specialist to augment their team.
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