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1/16/2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Unified Diff - Big Data and Silicon Valley

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Thursday, January 16, 2014

7:00 PM


119 St Mary Street, Cardiff (map)

We're back at FoundersHub, which we absolutely loved at our Christmas party!

Richard Gaywood - Baby Steps into Big Data (@penllawen)

Richard recently led development of project to port an existing event logging system from MySQL to Cassandra. Along the way, he learnt a bit about how to work with column store NoSQL architectures. He'll be sharing his lessons learned and giving an overview of the benefits of Apache Cassandra.

Dan Zambonini - Two Years in Silicon Valley: The Good, The Bad and The VC

In this highly narcissistic talk, Dan will regale listeners with the story of his time in Silicon Valley, and weigh up the pros and cons of building a web app there versus Cardiff.

Lightning talk - Doug Gore on Pi Cymru

Doug introduces us to the new South Wales Raspberry Pi user group :-)

Want to do a talk?

If you'd like to do a talk, let us know! It can be as little as a 5 minute lightning talk, or as long as half an hour!


We've got a big bag of Apache Cassanda t-shirts to give out! They're in all sorts of sizes and were kindly provided by Planet Cassandra :-)

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