Topic: "NoSQL" practical experience: use of Hadoop, Cassandra, CouchDB, and
other open source distributed technologies instead of relational databases.
When to use SQL and when to not use it.

Presenter: Michael Lum Head of Engineering at Prior to that Michael
was the Director of Architecture for the Search and Advertising Technology
Group at Yahoo, the group responsible for web search, sponsored search, and
display advertising, and was the group that incubated grid computing
technologies such as Hadoop, ZooKeeper and YTS (Yahoo Traffic Server). Michael joined Yahoo via the Overture acquisition. He has work experience from IBM and various startup companies.

Date: Thursday July 8, 2010 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Downs 107