Cloudera Helps Hadoop Summit Reach New Heights

Jun/10/2010

Keynoting, Sponsoring, Speaking, and Leading Training at Third Annual Hadoop Summit on June 29 in Santa Clara

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – (Marketwire – June 10, 2010) – Cloudera, the commercial Apache Hadoop company, today announced its participation at the third annual Hadoop Summit on June 29 at the Hyatt Regency in Santa Clara, California. Cloudera will be giving a keynote talk, co-sponsoring the lunch, leading sessions, and providing Hadoop training for the event.

“The Apache Hadoop platform has made huge strides in the last year. In addition to web companies that use Hadoop, there are now organizations in financial services, telecom, government, research institutions, and many other industries, using Hadoop. At Cloudera, we’ve seen a significant uptick in the number of enterprises interested in the platform,” said Mike Olson, CEO of Cloudera. “We’re thrilled to participate in such a vibrant community, building out a powerful data platform that helps all types of organizations use insight gained from that analysis to more effectively run their business.”

Organized by Yahoo!, Hadoop Summit sessions span numerous industries and cater to all levels of expertise. Doug Cutting, creator of the Apache Hadoop project and architect at Cloudera, will be giving a keynote entitled, “Hadoop Grows Up.” Additionally, Cloudera will lead a presentation about Hadoop Integration Patterns and Practices and taking part in a panel session about Hadoop frameworks.

Cloudera will provide hands-on Apache Hadoop training as well as certification options for new users, developers and administrators throughout the week of Hadoop Summit: June 28, June 30, July 1 and July 2. Training will be given at a nearby venue and Cloudera will provide shuttle service from the Hyatt Regency to the training location.

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.

For more information or to register for Hadoop Summit, visit http://hadoopsummit2010.eventbrite.com/. To sign up for Hadoop training, visit http://www.cloudera.com/hadoop-training/hadoop-summit-2010/.

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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