About the Speaker
Lars George has been involved with Hadoop, HBase and the Big Data ecosystem since 2007. He has written multiple O'Reilly books, including "HBase - The Definitive Guide". Before Okera, Lars was CTO of a startup, co-founded a Big Data consulting firm, and worked at Cloudera for five years, where, as the EMEA Chief Architect, he helped many fortune 500 companies around the world define their Big Data architectures. He has a Dipl.-Inform. (FH) degree from Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen in Germany.
Okera provides flexibility of choice in query and analytics tools, computing and data modeling frameworks while supporting concurrent workloads and concurrent users in hybrid cloud and multi-data store environments.
Okera allows policy enforcement through fine-grained access control down to the level of a singular cell and scaling to support governance of petabytes of data.
Okera enables you to maintain continuous knowledge of your data and its usage through rich audit trails and data usage statistics.