SOURCE: Cloudera


October 25, 2010 17:50 ET

Cloudera Co-Founder to Speak About Data Center Transformations at Stanford Accel Symposium

Jeff Hammerbacher, Co-Founder and Vice President of Products at Cloudera, to Present on How the Cloud Is Transforming the Entrepreneurial Landscape

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - October 25, 2010) -

What: The Delta Conference: The 16th Stanford Accel Symposium on Digital Media and Technology

When: Oct. 27, 2010 from 9:15 - 10:30 a.m. PT

Where: Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center on the Stanford Campus

Jeff Hammerbacher, co-founder and vice president of products at Cloudera, is participating in a panel discussion titled, "Data Center Transformations," that will put a spotlight on what database technologies are thriving and what the future holds for these solutions. This discussion will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 27, at the Stanford Accel Symposium on Digital Media and Technology.

The one-day show will focus on discussing the changing nature of media, technology and investing. More specifically, panelists will be challenged to share what sets apart the recent technology champions, who have been able to bear through this tumultuous climate. Hammerbacher will be speaking alongside executives from companies including Yahoo!, Facebook, Zynga, Nimbula, Membase and Fusion-io.

Hammerbacher has extensive experience working in the field of data analytics. Prior to Cloudera, he was an Entrepreneur in Residence at Accel Partners. Before Accel, he conceived, built and led the data team at Facebook where his team was responsible for driving Apache project Hive, a data warehouse infrastructure built on top of Apache Hadoop and Cassandra, a distributed storage system designed to scale across commodity servers.

For more information about the Stanford Accel Symposium or to register for the event, please visit

About Cloudera

Cloudera ( is a leading provider of Apache Hadoop-based software and services and works with customers in financial services, web, telecommunications, government and other industries. The company's products, Cloudera Enterprise and Cloudera's Distribution for Hadoop, help organizations profit from all of their information. Cloudera's Distribution for Hadoop is the most comprehensive Hadoop-based platform in the industry. Cloudera Enterprise is the most cost-effective way to perform large-scale data storage and analysis and includes the tools, platform and support necessary to use Hadoop in a production environment. Cloudera provides professional services, technical support and training to help any business use the software created by Google, Facebook and Yahoo! Founded by pioneers in large-scale data and home of the original Apache Hadoop creator, Cloudera is a private company backed by venture investors Accel Partners, Greylock Partners and Meritech Capital partners with headquarters in Palo Alto, California.

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