Cloudera Hosts Second Annual HBaseCon

May/13/2013

Premier Apache HBase Community Event Brings Together Leading HBase Developers, Admins and Users

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - May 13, 2013) -

What:
Cloudera, the category leader that sets the standard for Apache Hadoop in the enterprise, will be hosting the second annual HBaseCon, the premier conference for the Apache HBase community. HBaseCon 2013 brings developers, contributors, users and administrators together offering them unparalleled educational and networking opportunities with the best and brightest in the community.

HBase is an open source, distributed, scalable big data store for Hadoop. Inspired by Google's Bigtable technology, HBase serves as the underlying infrastructure for much of the consumer web.

When:
Thursday, June 13, 2013

Where:
Marriott Marquis, 55 Fourth St., San Francisco, CA 94103

Who:
Keynote speakers include:

  • Michael Stack, software engineer, Cloudera and HBase Project Management Committee Chair
  • Lars Hofhansl, architect, Salesforce.com and HBase Project Management Committee Member
  • Liyin Tang, software engineer, Facebook and HBase Project Management Committee Member
  • Mike Olson, chief executive officer, Cloudera
  • Aaron Kimball, chief technology officer, WibiData

Sponsors include:

  • Event: Continuuity, Hortonworks, MapR, NGData, Opower, Salesforce.com and WibiData
  • Community: Apache Software Foundation
  • Media: O'Reilly Media and Manning Publications

Registration and Sponsorship Information
For more information about HBaseCon 2013, visit: http://www.hbasecon.com/, or register at: http://hbasecon13-es2.eventbrite.com/.

For more information about becoming a sponsor at HBaseCon, visit: http://www.hbasecon.com/sponsors/. Sponsorship opportunities are open until May 15, 2013.

Discounts on Apache HBase Training and Materials for HBaseCon 2013 Attendees
HBaseCon 2013 attendees are invited to purchase discounted Apache HBase training from Cloudera, which will take place June 11 - 12 in San Francisco. Attendees are also eligible for deep discounts on best-selling HBase books from O'Reilly and Manning Publications. For more information, visit: http://www.hbasecon.com/apache-hbase-training-discount-for-hbasecon-attendees/.

About Cloudera
Founded in 2008, Cloudera pioneered the business case for Hadoop with CDH, the world's most comprehensive, tested and widely deployed distribution of Apache Hadoop in both commercial and non-commercial environments. Now, the company is redefining data management with its Platform for Big Data, Cloudera Enterprise, empowering enterprises to Ask Bigger Questions™ and gain rich, actionable insights from all their data, to quickly and easily derive real business value that translates into competitive advantage. As the top contributor to the Apache open source community and a leading educator of data professionals, with tens of thousands of nodes under management and hundreds of customers across diverse markets, Cloudera is the category leader that has set the standard for Hadoop in the enterprise. http://www.cloudera.com/

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