Chuck Yarbrough

Building a Data Refinery

Date: This event took place live on September 23 2014

Presented by: Chuck Yarbrough

Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.

Cost: Free

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Hosted By: Ben Lorica

Today's innovative organizations are looking to bring together massive quantities of highly diverse data to unlock hidden business opportunities, and provide additional intelligence to business analysts. These organizations are implementing a streamlined data refinery by combining Hadoop as a scalable processing hub along with an analytical database, such as HP Vertica, for truly high performance analytics at scale. Join this conversation with Ben Lorica from O'Reilly Media and Chuck Yarbrough from Pentaho as they discuss the merits and advantages of a big data refinery, and learn for yourself if this emerging architecture is right for your organization:

In the webcast you will learn:

  • How this emerging architecture enables the faster engineering of data sets, rapid analytical insight, and scalable cost savings
  • Real-life examples of how organizations are realizing major benefits by creating streamlined data refineries

About Chuck Yarbrough
Director, Big Data Product Marketing

Chuck is the Director of Big Data Product Marketing at Pentaho, a leading big data analytics company that helps organizations engineer big data connections, blend data and report and visualize all of their data. Much of Chuck's focus at Pentaho is in educating the organizations on how big data can help win, serve and retain customers, lower costs and grow revenue through the proper use of big data. A lifelong participant in the data game, Chuck has held leadership roles at Deloitte Consulting, SAP Business Objects, Hyperion and National Semiconductor.