May’s meetup will once again be held at the Southampton offices of Blake Morgan LLP (see registration details for full address) and is in the calendar for Wednesday 23rd May starting at 6:30pm. Hope to see you there!
Nicolas Baret – Pre-Sales Director at Snowflake
Nicolas started the operations in EMEA with the VP of Sales in February 2017. He has 20 years of experience in the BI and DW space, in both post-sales and pre-sales, and has worked at companies like SAS, TIBCO, Teradata, Talend and Attunity. Nicolas has a degree in Statistics and Computer science.
Demystifying Cloud Data Warehouse:
As data volumes grow and demand for analytics expands, many organizations are wondering how the cloud can help them to plan for a more scalable future. The cloud data warehouse is one of the most important components of any cloud data strategy, but matching needs to technology can be difficult.
Attend this session to demystify the world of cloud data warehousing, and start planning your organizations move to the cloud. You’ll learn the terminology, technology, and tactics you’ll need to confidently guide your analytics into the future. Expect to hear detailed information on:
-Elasticity in the cloud
-Different approaches to cloud data warehousing
-Using multiple clusters to serve concurrent use cases
-Enabling a (secure) data democracy with expanded data access
Rob Thorpe – Account Manager at Assimil8
Rob Thorpe has worked in the IT industry since early 2000 and has helped customers with their business strategy across all sectors. Rob began working with companies to help them formulate their disaster recovery and business continuity plans which came to the forefront in the floods of 2007 when a large insurance company invoked its plans and successfully carried on with business as usual from a recovery centre. Having accurate information to improve decision making has always interested Rob and in recent years he has evangelised about using analytics to understand vast amounts of data and help companies gain valuable insights enabling them to monetise, plan and get ahead of the competition.
Session Overview – Fixing the problem with BI
A little while ago, Assimil8 came to realise that BI had developed its own BI problem. So we’ve been working on a way of fixing it. The results are finally here, in the form of Theia.
The problem was this: most organisations don’t just have one BI tool. We all have our “favourites” – and different departments have different needs.
No-one had a way of bringing everything together – until now.With Theia, everyone keeps the BI tools they know and love…
Once again free Pizza is being supplied thanks to CPS Group UK (http://www.cpsgroupuk.com/)
Interested in joining us? Register by following the link below