Love is in the air…..so is Big Data.
GITA Southeast is pleased to announce a Lunch and Learn meeting scheduled on Friday, February 14 from 11:30AM to 1:30PM. We present an overview of what big data and analytic applications – this involves a discussion of the common use cases, architectural patterns, and relevant technologies. This will include a brief discussion of the open source GIS Tools for Hadoop. A couple real world example demos are presented, followed by an explanation of how they were architected. There are no assumptions made that the audience is conversant with these technologies. Please RSVP to Karen Smith at email@example.com.Date: Feb 14, 2014
Time: 11:30 AM- 1:30 PM
Location: Georgia Power 241 Ralph McGill BlvdNE Atlanta, GA 30308
11:30 – Noon Registration and Networking
Noon – 12:30 Lunch and Networking
12:30 – 12:40 News and Announcements
12:40 – 1:10 Presentation
1:30 Adjourn meeting
Cost – $12.00 for members & $15.00 for non-members
Lunch – Will be provided. Please make sure to let us know of any dietary concerns when you RSVP.
RSVP – Please contact Karen Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org, GITA Southeast President, to RSVP.
Speaker: Mansour Raad
Mansour Raad, Senior Software Architect / Spatial BigData Specialist – With over 25 years of experience in the IT/GIS field, Mansour is a Cloudera Certified Hadoop Developer and a BigData advocate within Esri. He has performed as team lead in architecting and implementing ArcIMS and the Flex API for ArcGIS. Mansour holds a Master’s degree in Aerospace Engineering from Boston University and frequently blogs on spatial BigData topics and examples of BigData implementations at http://thunderheadxpler.blogspot.com.