David Teplow addressed the New York Oracle Users Group (NYOUG) during their General Meeting on December 7, 2016.  David's Who's Down wit' MPP? presentation gave insights into the rise of Hadoop and the many other Massively Parallel Processing (MPP) technologies that are better suited than RDBMS for Big Data systems. 

The slides from David's presentation can be viewed here.


David Teplow addressed the Northeast Oracle Users Group (NOUG) during their "Hadoop for the Oracle Professional" event on March 24, 2016.  The event began with David's Introduction to Hadoop.  That was followed by a 2-hour Hands-On Hadoop session led by Marty Lurie of Cloudera.  The event concluded with a panel discussion on the Skills and Tools that you’ll need as a Hadoop Admin / Developer, which was facilitated by David.

The slides from David's presentation can be viewed here.


David Teplow spoke at The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI) Analytics Experience in Boston on July 29, 2015.  His Peer to Peer Presentation, titled "Hadoop - Whose to Choose", explores the essential differences between the three main distributions of Hadoop: CDH from Cloudera, HDP from Hortonworks, and MapR from MapR Technologies.

The slides from David's presentation can be viewed here.


David Teplow spoke at The Data Summit in NYC as part of Hadoop Day on May 12, 2015.  His presentation, titled "Hadoop - Whose to Choose", explored and explained the essential differences between the three main distributions of Hadoop: CDH from Cloudera, HDP from Hortonworks, and MapR from MapR Technologies.

The slides from David's presentation can be found here.