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29th November 2017 | Johannesburg
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Big Data Seminar

Wednesday, 29th November 2017 | SAS Offices


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Paul Kent

3 Things you need to do well to get the full value of SAS Analytics & SAS Open Source Analytics

Presented by Paul Kent, SAS VP (Big Data)

Join us for an informative session on getting the full value of SAS Analytics with Paul Kent on: 

Date: Wednesday, 29th November 2017
Venue: SAS Office, 93 Central Street, Houghton, Johannesburg
Time: 09h00 - 12h30

Paul Kent specializes in helping Customers, Partners and the Research & Development teams at SAS in discussing, evangelizing and developing software at the confluence of big data, distributed systems and high-performance computing. He is an active participant in the Hadoop community, speaking at Strata and Hadoop world.

Paul joined SAS in 1984 and has contributed to the development of SAS software components including PROC SQL, TCP/IP connectivity, the Output Delivery System (ODS) and more recently the massively parallel Inside-Database and High-Performance initiatives. A strong customer advocate, Paul is widely recognized within the SAS community for his active participation in the community and at local and international user conferences.


09h00 - 09h30:Registration
09h30 - 09h45Welcome
Murray de Villiers, Senior Manager (Global Academic Program)
09h45 - 11h303 things you need to do well to get full value from SAS Analytics and SAS Open Source Analytics
Paul Kent, Vice President, Big Data at SAS
11h30 - 12h00Q&A Session
12h00 - 12h30Light Lunch

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