Session Outline

In this session, we will discuss the need for data lakes, what does it take to build and scale a data lake with 100’s of petabytes data at Uber. We will understand the challenges in managing such a massive scale and also discuss solutions. Finally, we will discuss some techniques to optimize your data lakes to reduce costs.

Key Takeaways

  • opportunities opening up from having an end-to-end pipeline what is required from a people, process, technology perspective will be followed by ABB customer case-study


Speaker Bio

Dan Sommer – Senior Director, Global Market Intelligence Lead | Qlik

Dan is a Senior Director and global lead for Qlik’s Market Intelligence Program responsible for the supply, demand, macro and micro picture. He also focuses on executive and strategic content, like data literacy, data-driven culture and trends in the industry. With two decades experience in the IT industry, Dan is a frequent keynote speaker, blogger, and columnist. Dan has previously held the positions of Research Director, Agenda Manager and Global Lead for BI and Analytics Markets at IT research and advisory company Gartner. During the ten years he spent as an analyst at Gartner, he specialized in markets, trends, competitive landscape evaluations and go-to-market strategies.

October 15 @ 10:30
10:30 — 10:50 (20′)

Day 1 | M4 | Data Management Stage

Dan Sommer – Senior Director, Global Market Intelligence Lead | Qlik