Cloudera Chief Technologist Eli Collins Discusses Streaming, Batch, Business, and Open-Source

Cloudera allows enterprises to leverage their data through its Hadoop platform. Eli Collins is the Chief Technologist at Cloudera.


Topics include:

  • changes to Hadoop since Cloudera’s founding
  • Cloudera’s usage of Spark, Docker, and other open-source technologies
  • how enterprises use batch and streaming together
  • Cloudera’s open-source policy
  • Should Frito Lay open source its chip-making abilities?
  • how collaboration occurs between big, competing companies
  • the growth of increasingly vertical managed big data platforms like Confluent
  • why career growth is about optimizing for learning


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