March 2020: Data Monetization

NOTE: This event was held remotely via a Zoom bridge at 9:30am Thursday, March 19th

Presented by Justin Langseth

VP of Data Exchange at Snowflake

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About the Speaker

Justin Langseth is the VP of Data Exchange at Snowflake. He and his team are highly involved in our most “data-forward” customers as it relates to the sharing and monetization of data. Snowflake’s unique architecture and multi-cloud presence allows for streamlined and scalable ways to monetize data through our Data Exchange.

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January 2020: Introduction to Open Source Software in the Enterprise

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Presented by Joanna Lee

Attorney at Gesmer Updegrove LLP

Join us for an introduction to use of Open Source (OS) software in the enterprise. We will learn:

  • What is OS software?
  • Benefits and risks of using OS software
  • Types of OS licenses, which licenses are business-friendly, and how they apply to various use cases
  • Basics of OS compliance and risk management in the enterprise
    Tools for automating compliance

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September 4th Happy Hour: Making Data Lakes more Reliable with Apache Spark and Delta Lake

Presented by Tathagata Das, Databricks

Delta Lake is an open-source storage layer that brings reliability to data lakes. Delta Lake offers ACID transactions, scalable metadata handling, and unifies streaming and batch data processing. It runs on top of your existing data lake and is fully compatible with Apache Spark APIs. In this talk, we will cover • All technical aspects of Delta Features • What’s coming • How to get started using it • How to contribute

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