Leveraging Machine Learning on Hadoop for asset intensive industries creates unprecedented operational efficiencies, transforms business models and delivers richer customer experiences. Join experts from Skytree and MapR Technologies as they discuss how to incorporate leading edge Big Data capabilities such as Machine Learning and Hadoop in concert with the Internet of Things (IoT) as a competitive differentiator.
With the vast number and exponential growth rates of smart, connected devices generating log or status data, businesses are looking for actionable, scalable, and accurate strategies to ensure solution reliability, impact top line revenue, and decrease operational costs.
In this webinar you will learn how to:
Dr. Gray is CTO at Skytree and Associate Professor in the College of Computing at Georgia Tech. His work has focused on algorithmic techniques for making machine learning tractable on massive datasets. He began working with large-scale scientific data in 1993 at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in its Machine Learning Systems Group. He recently served on the National Academy of Sciences Committee on the Analysis of Massive Data, as a Kavli Scholar, and a Berkeley Simons Fellow, and is a frequent advisor and speaker on the topic of machine learning on big data in academia, science, and industry.
William “Bill” Peterson is the Senior Director, Partner & Product Marketing for MapR.
Prior to MapR, William was the Director of Product and Solutions Marketing for CenturyLink Technology Solutions, where he was responsible for marketing, strategy and leadership for the company’s big data efforts.
Prior to CenturyLink, Bill ran Product and Solutions Marketing for NetApp’s Big Analytics and Hadoop solutions.
In addition to his marketing role at NetApp, Bill was the Marketing Co-Chair for the Analytics and Big Data committee, SNIA.
Prior to joining NetApp, Bill held leadership positions at IDC within the Software Consulting Group, and at Page One PR.
Bill has also served as a research analyst at IDC and The Hurwitz Group, covering the operating environments, portals, content management and business intelligence markets.
In addition, Bill was Director of Marketing for TurboLinux, where he led the S-1 team.
Earlier in his career, he served as Vice President of Marketing for Venturcom, ran vertical solutions marketing for Computer Associates, and was an IT manager at Harvard University.
Bill did his undergraduate work at Bentley University, and has completed MBA coursework at Suffolk University.
Brett is a Solution Architect with 10 years of demonstrated success implementing analytics software solutions across many verticals. Brett has a degree in Cognitive Science, and has been supporting the Skytree Machine Learning Platform for 1 year.