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Jim Tommaney

Jim Tommaney
Chief Technology Officer, InfiniDB

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Jim has extensive experience in leading the development, management, and performance for enterprise data architectures, including clustered, large SMP, and distributed systems for the retail, web, and telecom industries. He is responsible for the architecture, vision, direction, and technical evangelization of InfiniDB. Jim holds a BBA from Texas A&M and a Masters in Management Information Systems from the University of Texas at Dallas.

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Jim Tommaney (InfiniDB)
The Global Database of Events, Language, and Tone (GDELT) is an initiative to construct a catalog of human societal-scale behavior and beliefs across all countries of the world. Analysis of this data set requires addressing typical data quality and data skew issues. Use a combined Hadoop + SQL on Hadoop stack to cleanse the data and deliver insights into the state of the world. Read more.