DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit: The Future for Data Technologies
Press Release SAP Community

DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit: The Future for Data Technologies

Hortonworks and Yahoo have announced the program and key sponsors for DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit in Munich this weekend, the leading Big Data conference and community event for those seeking to learn best practices on how data is transforming businesses.

DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit meets the demands of a growing data ecosystem, featuring 105 speakers across more than 80 presentations. The event will take place April 5–6 at the centrally located International Congress Centre in Munich, Germany.

Now in its fifth year running, DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit is the must-attend data conference to learn about key technologies powering new modern data applications and the value they generate for businesses.

Keynotes and sessions are led by pragmatists and experts in their fields. Sessions are vetted and selected by the open source community for the community.

Highlighting European Use Cases

DataWorks Summit/Hadoop Summit is the ideal event to hear from leading companies such as Society Generale, Munich RE, Danske Bank, Groupe Renault, Centrica and Lloyds Bank to discuss how Apache Hadoop and other open source technologies are at the center of their digital strategies.


Notable keynotes and sessions include:

  • “WorldPay: Delivering Multi-Tenancy Applications In A Secure Operational Platform” – David Walker, Enterprise Data Platform Programme Director & Technical Architect, WorldPay
  • “Big Data In The Cloud: The What, Why And How From The Experts” – Nishant Thacker, Technical Product Manager, Microsoft
  • “Lloyds Bank: Building a Real-Time Bank” – Andrew McCall, Senior Subject Matter Expert, Lloyds Banking Group
  • “BMW Group: Driving The Elephant From The Lab To Global Production” – Tobias Buerger, Lead Big Data Platform & Architecture, BMW Group

Hortonworks and Yahoo managed to gather an impressing list of sponsors, that include big names and SAP partners like Mircrosoft, HPE, IBM and more.

Hortonworks is an innovator that creates, distributes and supports enterprise-ready open data platforms and modern data applications that deliver actionable intelligence from all data: data-in-motion and data-at-rest.

They are focused on driving innovation in open source communities such as Apache Hadoop, Apache NiFi and Apache Spark.

Along with its 2,100+ partners, Hortonworks provides the expertise, training and services that allow customers to unlock transformational value for their organizations across any line of business.


About the author

E-3 Magazine

Articles published through E-3 Magazine International. This includes press releases by our partners as well as articles and reports from the E-3 team of journalists.

Add Comment

Click here to post a comment

Social Media

Sign up for e3zine´s biweekly newsbites

Please do not use administrative mail adresses like "[email protected]", "[email protected]" or similar as these may get blocked for security reasons.

We use rapidmail for dispatching our newsletter. By signing up, you agree that the data you have entered will be transmitted to rapidmail. Please take note of their terms and conditions and privacy policy. terms and conditions .

Our Authors