Big Data Innovator Qubole to Lead Demonstrations at Amazon Web Services Summit

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AWS Summit NYC to Feature Cloud Big-Data-as-a-Service Platform from Qubole

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We are excited to continue our strong presence in the data scene of New York!

Qubole™, a leading provider of the next generation Cloud Big Data platform, is pleased to announce sponsorship of the AWS Summit on July 10th in New York City.

“We are excited to continue our strong presence in the data scene of New York,” said Geoff Lunsford, the Senior Director of Worldwide Sales at Qubole. In the last twelve months, Qubole has participated in O’Reilly Media’s Strata Conference, GigaOM’s Structure:Data, DBTA’s Data Summit, as well as the Sentiment Analysis Symposium, all located in the Big Apple.

“This is also our fourth Amazon event,” Lunsford added. “We had a stellar reception at the AWS Summits in Singapore and in San Francisco, in addition to the flagship Re:Invent conference in Las Vegas, where we will display again this fall.”

While Qubole is available on Google Compute Engine and Rackspace as well, Amazon Web Services remains the most popular among Cloud service providers. As a result, AWS Summit is the most important regional conference for the user group and a crucial event for all data practitioners in the Tri-State area. Not only that, but the Summit is 100% free for attendees!

Lunsford and his colleagues will be demonstrating the newest features of Qubole Data Service (QDS), including the sought-after Presto-as-a-Service interface, multi-cluster capabilities for more sophisticated users, a new reports API with a canonicalizing feature to identify and prioritize top Hive workloads, and a significantly updated dashboard and command center.

To schedule a private demonstration, please contact Walter Paley, Marketing Manager, by email at Walt (at) Qubole (dot) com.

About Qubole
Qubole is a leading Big Data as a Service provider. Ashish Thusoo and Joydeep Sen Sarma, creators of Facebook’s big data infrastructure and Apache Hive, founded Qubole to make it simple to prepare, integrate, and explore Big Data in the cloud.

Qubole’s Big Data as a Service Solution, Qubole Data Service (QDS), runs on the top performing elastic Hadoop engine on the cloud and includes a library of data connectors with a graphical user-interface for Hive, Pig, Ooze and Sqoop. QDS makes it easy to inspect data, author and execute queries, and convert queries into scheduled jobs. With QDS, the power of Big Data meets the simplicity of the cloud.

The largest brands in social media, online advertising, entertainment, gaming and other data-intensive ventures trust QDS to handle their most challenging Big Data requirements at a fraction of the cost of alternatives. Customers include Pinterest, Quora, MediaMath, Insightera, Vocanic, TubeMogul,, BigCommerce and many others.

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