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PALO ALTO, CA – June 12, 2012 – Cloudera, the category leader that is setting the standard for Apache Hadoop in the enterprise, today announced that its CEO Mike Olson will be a featured participant in an executive roundtable on Hadoop in the enterprise, sponsored by Silicon Valley’s Churchill Club. The discussion The Elephant in the Enterprise: What Role Will Hadoop Play? will take place this evening at the Crowne Plaza Cabana Hotel in Palo Alto, California. Moderated by WIRED Enterprise Senior Editor Cade Metz and featuring key executives from Cloudera, Facebook, Oracle, MapR and Metamarkets, the panel will examine how Hadoop is transforming enterprise computing, innovation and the primacy of data, as well as the long-term outlook for Big Data. Cloudera is also a sponsor of the event.


The Elephant in the Enterprise: What Role Will Hadoop Play? Roundtable Discussion


June 12, 2012 at 5.30 -8.30pm PDT


Crowne Plaza Cabana Hotel, 4290 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, California


Presented by the Churchill Club Open Forum, the session will be moderated by Cade Metz, Senior Editor, WIRED Enterprise. Featured speakers include:

  • Mike Olson, CEO, Cloudera
  • Jay Parikh, VP Infrastructure Engineering, Facebook
  • Andrew Mendelsohn, SVP, Oracle Server Technologies
  • Michael Driscoll, CEO, Metamarkets
  • John Schroeder, CEO, MapR

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Cloudera is revolutionizing enterprise data management by offering the first unified Platform for big data, an enterprise data hub built on Apache Hadoop. Cloudera offers enterprises one place to store, access, process, secure, and analyze all their data, empowering them to extend the value of existing investments while enabling fundamental new ways to derive value from their data. Cloudera's open source big data platform is the most widely adopted in the world, and Cloudera is the most prolific contributor to the open source Hadoop ecosystem. As the leading educator of Hadoop professionals, Cloudera has trained over 40,000 individuals worldwide. Over 1,700 partners and a seasoned professional services team help deliver greater time to value. Leading organizations in every industry plus top public sector organizations globally run Cloudera in production.

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