Big Data Innovator Qubole to Exhibit at Amazon re:Invent Conference

Mountain View, California (EastBayDaily) — Qubole™, a provider of the next generation Cloud Big Data platform, is proud to announce sponsorship and exhibition at the Amazon Web Services re:Invent conference, held November 12 – 15, 2013 in Las Vegas.

“There is no better place than re:Invent to unveil Qubole’s new user interface with features that enable administrators to monitor cloud resources, usage and greatly improve utilization,” said VP of Marketing, Gil Allouche. “Qubole is optimized for Amazon S3, and AWS users have always been our primary audience. It is only fitting that we display our new features here!”

The delegation from Qubole will include CEO and co-founder Ashish Thusoo, the creator of Apache Hive. In addition, Sivaramakrishnan Narayanan will be on site, offering a sneak preview of his webinar on Window Functions. The live webinar is scheduled for November 19th, 2013, featuring Narayanan alongside Hortonworks’ Harish Butani.

Hands-on demonstrations of the Cloud-based Qubole Data Service (QDS) platform will be available at Booth #105 in the re:Invent exhibition hall. The Qubole team will be distributing Hive functions ‘cheat sheets’ to all attendees of the AWS conference and will be available to answer technical questions. Qubole will also be giving away big prizes at the booth, including a Samsung 32” monitor!

About Qubole

Qubole is a leading Big Data as a Service provider. Ashish Thusoo and Joydeep Sen Sarma, creators of Facebook’s Big Data infrastructure and Apache Hive, founded Qubole to make it simple to prepare, integrate, and explore Big Data in the cloud.

Qubole’s Big Data as a Service Solution, Qubole Data Service (QDS), runs on the top performing elastic Hadoop engine on the cloud and includes a library of data connectors with a graphical user-interface for Hive, Pig, Ooze and Sqoop. QDS makes it easy to inspect data, author and execute queries, and convert queries into scheduled jobs. With QDS, the power of Big Data meets the simplicity of the cloud.

The largest brands in social media, online advertising, entertainment, gaming and other data-intensive ventures trust QDS to handle their most challenging Big Data requirements at a fraction of the cost of alternatives. Customers include Pinterest, Quora, MediaMath, Insightera, TubeMogul, Vocanic, BigCommerce and many others.


Walter Paley