Ashish Thusoo
Ashish Thusoo

Asish, CEO and co-founder of Qubole, a pioneering Big Data startup, is also the co-creator of Apache Hive and served as the project's founding Vice President at the Apache Software Foundation. He started his career as an engineer at Oracle, where he contributed heavily to many core components of Oracle RDBMS. Ashish also ran the Data Infrastructure team at Facebook, leading the team in the creation of one of the largest data-processing and analytics platforms in the world, a platform that achieved the bold aim of making data accessible to analysts, engineers and data scientists alike within the company. Ashish has a Bachelor's degree in CS from IIT-Delhi, and a Master's degree in CS from University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Ashish will be teaching the following classes:
Taming Elephants, Bees and Pigs – The Big Data Circus


Twitter : @AshishThusoo