Dates and Locations Announced for Cloudera Sessions 2016

Palo Alto, CA, Feb. 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

What: Today Cloudera, the global provider of the fastest, easiest, and most secure data management and analytics platform built on Apache Hadoop and the latest open source technologies, announced the dates and locations for the 2016 Cloudera Sessions roadshow. In its fourth year, the Cloudera Sessions will visit more than 25 cities around the world with the purpose of helping organizations determine a logical path toward data platform modernization, leveraging open source Apache Hadoop based software. The events, with tracks for business and IT decision makers along with analytics experts and developers, will educate users looking to adopt big data technologies for the first time and will help existing users determine their next best application of the platform.

Who: Keynotes include a host of Cloudera’s executives and support teams, including:

  • Mike Olson, co-founder and chief strategy officer
  • Amr Awadallah, co-founder and chief technology officer
  • Alan Saldich, global vice president, Marketing
  • Clarke Patterson, senior director, Product Marketing

Each event will also feature Cloudera partners and end users who will share information on production use cases, best practices, and lessons learned in the field.

When and Where: The 2016 Cloudera Sessions will take place in more than 25 cities around the world, commencing in Boston, Massachusetts on March 9. The full list of dates and locations (subject to change) is as follows:

Boston, MA, USAMarch 9, 2016
Chicago, IL, USAMarch 22, 2016
Raleigh, NC, USAApril 5, 2016
Denver, CO, USAApril 12, 2016
Detroit, MI, USAApril 14, 2016
Pittsburgh, PA, USAApril 19, 2016
Dubai, United Arab EmiratesMay 11, 2016
Johannesburg, South AfricaMay 13, 2016
Cincinnati, OH, USAJune 8, 2016
Cologne, GermanyJune 9, 2016
Minneapolis, MN, USAJune 22, 2016
New York, NY, USAJune 28, 2016
Houston, TX, USAJuly 12, 2016
Scottsdale, AZ, USAJuly 14, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USAJuly 19, 2016
Atlanta, GA, USAAugust 23, 2016
Baltimore, MD, USAAugust 25, 2016
Seattle, WA, USASeptember 13, 2016
Paris, FranceOctober 11, 2016
Amsterdam, NetherlandsOctober 12, 2016
Milan, ItalyOctober 18, 2016
Madrid, SpainOctober 20, 2016
Munich, GermanyNovember 15, 2016
Stockholm, SwedenNovember 17, 2016
London, EnglandDecember 8, 2016

“The tremendous growth of The Cloudera Sessions roadshow over the past four years -- expanding from a handful of U.S. events in 2012 to the global program it is today -- signifies just how pervasive the adoption of big data technologies has become,” said Alan Saldich, vice president, Marketing, Cloudera. “Boot-strapped start-ups and Fortune 10 enterprises alike are benefiting from modern data platforms based on Hadoop to derive the most value from all their data in a cost-efficient way. We’re honored to be trusted as advisors who can help guide users and organizations on their paths to success, whether they’re just getting started or are looking for the next best solution that can be powered by these open source technologies.”

Registration and Additional Information

For more information about the 2016 Cloudera Sessions or to register, visit


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