|By Elizabeth White||
|September 16, 2011 09:45 AM EDT||
Big Data has become very popular as what can probably best be described as "loosely structured large scale data," i.e., data sets of relatively small files. For example, log files for analytics purposes. These data sets can become so large that they cannot be stored with traditional technologies (such as relational databases).
The exponential growth in unstructured data sets with movies, pictures and documents has created a similar situation for large files: companies are aggregating data beyond what can be stored with traditional storage systems (e.g., file-based storage systems). Through scale-out object storage systems, companies can build storage cloud infrastructures for large unstructured data sets.
In his session at the 9th International Cloud Expo, Tom Leyden, Director of Business Development and Worldwide Marketing at Amplidata, will also discuss how much information can be found by analyzing those sets of large unstructured data.
Tom Leyden, Director of Business Development and Worldwide Marketing at Amplidata, was one of the early Cloud Computing innovators. In 2008, when the Cloud paradigm shift started, he was PM at Q-layer, who built the first IAAS platform and were acquired by Sun. He was one of the Sun Cloud product mangers with storage integration as one of his priorities.
A Rock Star Faculty, Top Keynotes, Sessions, and Top Delegates!
Cloud Expo 2011 Silicon Valley, November 7-10, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading Cloud industry players in the world.
The growth and success of Cloud Computing will be on display at the upcoming Cloud Expo conference and exhibition in Santa Clara, November 7-10, 2011.
The recent Cloud Expo at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, was the largest Cloud Computing conference ever produced with more sponsors, exhibitors and delegates than all other Cloud events of the year combined!
Cloud Expo Silicon Valley will attract more than 10,000 delegates from 48 countries and over 200 sponsors and exhibitors!
All main layers of the Cloud ecosystem will be represented at the 9th International Cloud Expo - the infrastructure players, the platform providers, and those offering applications, and they'll all be here to speak, sponsor, exhibit and network.
"Cloud Expo was announced on February 24, 2007, the day the term ‘cloud computing' was coined," said Fuat Kircaali, founder and chairman of SYS-CON Events, Inc. "Cloud has become synonymous with ‘computing' and ‘software' in two short years, and this event has become the new PC Expo, Comdex, and InternetWorld of our decade. By 2012, more than 50,000 delegates per year will be attending Cloud Expo."
for Cloud Expo Silicon Valley
Cloud Expo 2011 Silicon Valley "show prospectus" has shipped. Sponsorship, exhibit, and keynote opportunities can be obtained from Carmen Gonzalez by email at events (at) sys-con.com, or by phone 201 802 3021.
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