Qubole Unlocks Web Analytics Data in Webinar Alongside Snowplow

Mountain View, California (EastBayDaily) — Qubole™, a leading provider of the next generation Cloud Big Data platform, has announced the next webinar in the acclaimed ‘Secrets of the Pros’ series. In this educational session, Qubole’s Rajat Jain and Snowplow’s co-founder Yali Sassoon will demonstrate how the two solutions in tandem can collect and analyze customer and event data at a level of sophistication previously unavailable to anyone outside of Facebook or Google.

“Here at Qubole, our customers love to stay in the vanguard. I can’t wait to show off some new tips and tricks with Yali Sassoon on February 18th,” said Jain. “We have heard many requests for a session on web analytics, and Snowplow is the perfect complement to Qubole Data Service for this use case.”

‘Using Big Data Tools to Analyze Web Analytics Data’ will be presented live on February 18, 2014 at 11 AM Pacific / 2 PM Eastern and On Demand shortly afterwards.

For more thought leadership from Qubole, please refer to the previous webinars available in the “Big Data Secrets from the Pros” series, which offers seven sessions On Demand to international audiences:     Big Data Analytics Using Window Functions     5 Tips for Creating Fast and Accurate Hive Queries     Build and Deploy Awesome Apache Hive UDFs     Build a Big Data App in 30 Minutes     Sentiment Analysis Using Hive     Deploying Hadoop: Bare Metal or Cloud?     Big Data in No Time: Getting Started with Big Data Quickly

It is recommended that viewers register for Qubole’s free 15 day trial of QDS in order to practice the techniques in an active hands-on environment.

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, Vocanic, TubeMogul, Decide.com, BigCommerce and many others.


Walter Paley