Brussels / 4 & 5 February 2017


Roman Shaposhnik

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Roman Shaposhnik is a Director of Open Source strategy at Pivotal, VP of Technology for ODPi at Linux Foundation and a Member of Apache Software Foundation. He used to work for Sun microsystems but nowadays is typically seen hacking on Apache Hadoop ecosystem big data projects.

Roman is a committer on Apache Hadoop, co-creator of Apache Bigtop and contributor to various other Hadoop ecosystem projects. He is also an ASF member and a former Chair of Apache Incubator. In his copious free time he managed to co-author "Practical Graph Analytics with Apache Giraph" and he also posts to twitter as @rhatr. Roman has been involved in Open Source software for more than a decade and hacked projects ranging from Linux kernel to FFmpeg multimedia library. He loves good beer and fights against American led IPA invasion one seidla at a time.


Title Day Room Track Start End
Postgres MPP Data Warehousing joins Hadoop ecosystem
Making two elephants dance
Saturday H.2213 HPC, Big Data and Data Science 16:00 16:25