Principal Analyst, Forrester Research
Apache Hadoop is the rising star of the business technology agenda for a simple reason - it disrupts the economics of data, analytics, and someday soon, all enterprise applications; it is secretly becoming an application platform too. Professionals like you will build and run smart applications on Hadoop that not only use analytics, but also become an integral part of many applications. Hadoop is the catalyst that lets you change the world. Forrester Research industry analyst, Mike Gualtieri, will explain the trends driving this breakneck adoption and how you can profit from it by accelerating your efforts.
Mike Gualtieri is a Principal Analyst at Forrester Research. Mike's research is focused on software technology, platforms, and practices that enable technology professionals to deliver prescient customer experiences and breakthrough operational efficiency. His key technology and platform coverage areas are big data strategy, Hadoop, advanced analytics, machine learning, data science practices, predictive apps design, and emerging technologies that make software faster and smarter. Mike is also a leading expert on the intersection of business strategy, architecture, design, and creative collaboration.
Mike is a recipient of the Forrester Courage Award for making bold calls that inspire leaders and guide great decisions.