Are You Big Data Ready?

Are you interested in big data?  There are many reasons to come to Informatica World 2015 but one very good reason is to learn how you can become Big Data Ready!  Becoming Big Data Ready is about succeeding with analytics in a Big Data world.  It’s about unleashing productivity, repeatability, and confidence.  Join us at Informatica World on May 12th for the Big Data Ready Summit, the industry’s first event dedicated to making Big Data ready for analytics.

Are You Big Data Ready?
Are You Big Data Ready?

During the “Big Data Ready” Summit, you will learn how to successfully accelerate the transition from the traditional world of data management to the new world of Big Data analytics. Join us for an engaging discussion with customers, partners and industry leaders as we share best practices for data management, data governance, and data security in a Big Data world.  Space is limited – add the Big Data Ready Summit to your schedule now before space runs out! If you haven’t already registered for Informatica World, register today.

After the Big Data Ready Summit, learn even more about Big Data with numerous breakout sessions throughout the week.  These sessions cover everything from Hadoop-based data lakes and data hubs to Big Data integration pipelines, reference architectures, and best practices.

I encourage you to sign up for one of six Meet the Expert sessions which are small group meetings for business-level discussions around Big Data and next gen analytics in a Big Data world.  If you want to see firsthand how all this Big Data technology works I encourage you to sign up for the Big Data Edition and Intelligent Data Lake Hands-On Labs.

To help start your planning, here is a listing of the Big Data Summit agenda, breakout sessions and other related activities this year.  We look forward to seeing you at Informatica World 2015!

BIG DATA QUICK GUIDE FOR INFORMATICA WORLD 2015

Big Data Ready Summit, Tuesday, May 12

Time Topic
1:30 pm – 1:40 pm Welcome
Ash Parikh, VP Data Integration & Data Security Product Marketing, Informatica
1:40 pm – 2:25 pm Keynote:  The New World of Analytics 3.0
Tom Davenport, Distinguished Professor in Management and Information Technology at Babson College and best selling author
2:30 pm – 3:15 pm Partner Panel:  Succeeding with Big Data and Avoiding the Pitfalls
Steve Jones, Global Vice President – Big Data, Capgemini
Clarke Patterson, Senior Director of Product Marketing, Cloudera
Poornima Ramaswamy, AVP EIM Banking Financial Service, Cognizant
John Kreisa, VP Strategic Marketing, Hortonworks
3:30 pm – 4:15 pm Customer Panel:  The Big Data Journey –  Traditional BI to Next Gen Analytics
Deepika Sinha, IT Manager Enterprise Business Solutions, Johnson & Johnson
Dave Beaudoin, VP Data Architecture, Transamerica
Christine Miesner, Manager E&P Data Management, Devon Energy
Thomas Reichel, Lead Architect, KPN
Pravin Darbare, Sr. Manager Data Integration & Visualization, Western Union
4:15 pm – 4:30 pm Accelerate Big Data Projects with Informatica
Jeff Rydz, Senior Director Big Data Solutions, Informatica
4:35 pm – 5:20 pm Topic TBD on the Big Data Ecosystem & Trends
Michael J. Franklin, Professor of Computer Science, U.C. Berkeley
5:20 pm – 5:30 pm Closing Remarks
Amit Walia, SVP & GM Data Integration and Data Security, Informatica

 

Breakout Sessions, Tuesday, May 12

Code Session Time Location
DI102 Intuit and the Hadoop-Based Enterprise Data Hub 11:30 am – 12:15 pm Castellana 1
DI113 Managing Big Data with the Business Data Lake 11:30 am – 12:15 pm Gracia 2
DI138 Putting Big Data to Work to Make Cancer History at MD Anderson Cancer Center 11:30 am – 12:15 pm Gracia 4
MDM101 Spreading Like Wildfire: Fast, Accurate Big Data for Smart, Quick Decisions 11:30 am – 12:15 pm Gracia 1
DI142 Data Integration in a Digital World 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Gracia 2

 

Breakout Sessions, Wednesday, May 13

Code Session Time Location
IP&A111 Data Lake Architecture Panel Discussion 10:45 am – 11:45 am Gracia 6
DI114 Integration Excellence at J&J with Big Data Services and Best Practices 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm Gracia 4
DI117 Big Data Integration Pipelines at Cox Automotive 2:55 pm – 3:55 pm Gracia 4
DI119 Moving From ‘Datasets’ to ‘Data Assets’ for Insights and Innovation 2:55 pm – 3:55 pm Castellana 1
DI120 CTO Led Workshop – Best Fit Engineering in Analytic Architecture 4:05 pm – 4:50 pm Gracia 4
DI123 Integrating with Hadoop: Best Practices for Using Informatica Big Data Edition 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Gracia 4
DI125 Advanced Scaling and Metadata Management with PowerCenter 9.6 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Castellana 1

 

Meet the Experts, Wednesday, May 13

Code Meet The Experts Time Location
MTE107 Big Data – Delivering on the Promise of Big Data Analytics 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm Castellana 2
MTE122 Big Data – Delivering on the Promise of Big Data Analytics 1:00 pm – 1:50 pm Castellana 2
MTE137 Big Data – Delivering on the Promise of Big Data Analytics 2:55 pm – 3:55 pm Castellana 2
MTE101 Analytics – Next Generation Information Architecture for a Big Data World 12:00 pm – 12:50 pm Castellana 2
MTE116 Analytics – Next Generation Information Architecture for a Big Data World 1:00 pm – 1:50 pm Castellana 2
MTE131 Analytics – Next Generation Information Architecture for a Big Data World 2:55 pm – 3:55 pm Castellana 2

 

Breakout Sessions, Thursday, May 14

Code Session Time Location
DI129 Extending and Modernizing Enterprise Data Architectures 10:10 am – 11:10 am Gracia 4
DI130 Best Practices for Saving Millions by Offloading ETL/ELT to Hadoop with Big Data Edition and Vibe Data Stream 10:10 am – 11:10 am Gracia 2
DI131 Big Data Real Time Streaming Analytics 10:10 am – 11:10 am Gracia 1
DI136 How to run PowerCenter & Big Data Edition on AWS & connect Data as a Service 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Gracia 1
DI139 How to Enable Self-Service Analytics with Tableau and Informatica 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Gracia 2

 

 

Comments

  • ravi kumar

    Hello John Haddad! Glad to see big data summit list. But, I would like to know what is the best big data course one can take to make a career in big data?