Free Tech Course at Gilt (NYC): Hadoop with Sameer Farooqui on April 4

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While our Dublin team gears up for March 27’s Cassandra workshop with DigBigData, our NYC office is excited to host a free, all-day Intro to Hadoop course on Friday, April 4! Here are the basics about the course:

When: Friday, April 4, 2014 from 9:30 AM to 5 PM
Where: Gilt, 2 Park Avenue, New York City, NY
Cost: FREE (includes breakfast and lunch)
Who: Gilt technologists, maybe you too

About the course: This one-day, eight-hour class will cover Hadoop basics and be geared toward professional software engineers who are excited about big data. The course will include lectures and a few demos of Hadoop components in a live lab.

About the instructor: Based in San Francisco, Sameer is a big data consultant, speaker and trainer who has expertise in Hadoop and a variety of NoSQL technologies. He has worked at Hortonworks–where he was a systems architect and taught Hadoop classes for developers–as well as Accenture and Symantec. Follow him on Twitter here.

Fill out the form below to submit your contact info. (You must be age 18 or older to attend.) Please note that submitting this form does not guarantee you a seat–but we’ll do our best. We’ll also keep your contact info on file to let you know about future classes!


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