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George Demarest

director solutions marketing , MapR Technologies

George Demarest is a technology industry veteran with stints as a software engineer, technical marketer and marketing strategist for companies such as AT&T Bell Labs, UNIX System Labs, Oracle and EMC. For the last 15 years, he has worked on all aspects of outbound marketing and go-to-market activities for enterprise technology platforms such relational database, cloud computing, technology architecture and Big Data.  He has worked extensively with CIOs and IT leadership to promote IT Transformation, ITaaS and service oriented data center operations.

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IT organizations around the world are actively wrestling with the practical challenges of creating a big data program. The tantalizing combination of advanced analytics, a wide variety of interesting new data sets, an attractive cost model, and a proven scientific rigor put big data on pretty firm footing as an investment target for CIOs. But because of the rapid...