Cloudera Announces Hadoop World 2010

Jun/17/2010

Cloudera Hosts Second Annual Industry Focused Conference Showcasing Business and Technical Uses of the Apache Hadoop Platform in New York City

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – (Marketwire – June 17, 2010) – Cloudera, a leading provider of Hadoop-based data management software and services, today announced the second annual Hadoop World conference, which will take place Tuesday, October 12 at the Hilton New York in New York City.

“Last year, the first Hadoop World far exceeded our expectations. This jam-packed event featured presentations focused on business and technical use cases and how enterprises are leveraging this powerful open source technology to better run their organization,” said John Kreisa, VP Marketing at Cloudera. “Since last year’s event, Hadoop has made its way into new markets and many more companies. We are thrilled to provide a forum for the community to tell these great stories.”

The one-day event includes more than 40 sessions across business and technical tracks spanning infrastructure, applications and use cases, in addition to keynotes from industry luminaries. Sessions are ideal for developers, administrators, and business users of all skill levels.

Registration for the event is open now. You can take advantage of early bird pricing by registering here.

Additionally the call for speakers is now open. Submit a session proposal here.

Cloudera will also provide hands-on training and certification for administrators and developers in New York City the week of Hadoop World.

Cloudera provides products, professional services, technical support and training that complement the popular Apache Hadoop open-source software package, enabling enterprises to lower their data-processing costs and get more value from the information they collect and generate. Hadoop is widely used in finance, government, telecom, media and entertainment, technology, research institutions and other markets.

About Cloudera

Cloudera, the leader in Apache Hadoop-based software and services, enables data driven enterprises to easily derive business value from all their structured and unstructured data. Cloudera's Distribution including Apache Hadoop (CDH), available to download for free at www.cloudera.com/downloads, is the most comprehensive, tested, stable and widely deployed distribution of Hadoop in commercial and non-commercial environments. For the fastest path to reliably using this completely open source technology in production for Big Data analytics and answering previously un-addressable big questions, organizations can subscribe to Cloudera Enterprise, comprised of Cloudera Manager software and Cloudera Support. Cloudera also offers training and certification on Apache technologies, as well as consulting services. As the top contributor to the Apache open source community and with tens of thousands of nodes under management across customers in financial services, government, telecommunications, media, web, advertising, retail, energy, bioinformatics, pharma/healthcare, university research, oil and gas and gaming, Cloudera's depth of experience and commitment to sharing expertise are unrivaled. www.cloudera.com

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