Jack
Jack Norris
VP of Marketing
MapR

Jack has over 20 years of enterprise software marketing experience. He has demonstrated success from defining new markets for small companies to increasing sales of new products for large public companies. Jack’s broad experience includes launching and establishing analytic, virtualization, and storage companies and leading marketing and business development for an early-stage cloud storage software provider. Jack has also held senior executive roles with EMC, Rainfinity, Brio Technology, SQRIBE, and Bain and Company. Jack earned an MBA from UCLA Anderson and a BA in economics with honors and distinction from Stanford University.



Topic: Thinking Big with Hadoop
Organizations see the potential of Hadoop, however many limit their thinking to a narrow set of use cases for a variety or reasons. The truth is that there are just a few obstacles to overcome and a few changes in perspective, to realizing the full potential for Hadoop.

This session will provide insights into how the combination of scale, efficiency, and analytic flexibility creates the power to expand the applications for Hadoop to transform companies as well as entire industries.