Karmasphere To Host Two Big Data Sessions At Upcoming Hadoop World

Karmasphere CEO to Moderate Fireside Chat with comScore; CTO to Discuss Hadoop Best Practices for Extracting Intelligence

Cupertino, CA – October 8, 2010 – Karmasphere™, the leader in Big Data Intelligence software, today announced that it will be hosting two sessions at the October 12, second annual, Hadoop World in New York City. The first session, presented by Karmasphere CTO Shevek, entitled, “Hadoop Analytics: More Methods, More Madness” will focus on proven methods to most quickly and effectively extract intelligence from massive data sets using Hadoop. The second session, “Fireside Chat: Using Hadoop to Tackle Big Data at comScore”, features a discussion between Martin Hall, chief executive of Karmasphere and Will Duckworth, vice president of software engineering at comScore.

“Both of these sessions will be highly useful to developers and analysts who are already working with Hadoop, and for those who have massive data sets and are just getting started looking at ways to unlock the intelligence held within,” commented Hall.  “It’s a super combination in that the session by our  CTO, Shevek,  presents practical solutions to technical problems, and the chat with comScore will illuminate how an enterprise pioneer embraces Hadoop for new business services.”

Session Specifics

Hadoop World is an industry conference, October 12, 2010, at the Hilton Hotel and Towers in New York City. Karmsphere’s first session, “Hadoop Analytics: More Methods, More Madness” is from 11:00-11:30 am; Karmasphere’s second session “Fireside Chat: Using Hadoop to Tackle Big Data at ComScore” is from 4:35 – 5:05 pm. Both sessions will be held in the Beekman Parlor conference room. Register for the conference here.

About Karmasphere

Karmasphere is a big data intelligence software company bringing Apache Hadoop power to developers and analysts. Karmasphere enables companies to unlock the competitive advantages within their large datasets by providing an easy-to-use class of client-side software. Karmasphere’s products, built around the Karmasphere Application Framework™, feature independence across any Hadoop environment, easy one-click deployment across any cloud/cluster, and a rich and friendly user-interface to maximize productivity, discovery and insight. For more information please see www.karmasphere.com.

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