For Sept 9th we are combining with the SQL Server User Group. They have a great speaker lined up talking about Netezza and MPP vs. SMP systems.
Aaron N. Cutshall is a Sr. Data Architect for Encore, a Quintiles company. Hailing from near Indianapolis, he has almost 30 years of experience in programming, systems design, databases and data architecture in various industries. He has been in the Healthcare Informatics field since 2006 working on very large databases involving millions of patient records and is prominent in the field of healthcare quality measurements.
Battle scars are proof of the struggles endured and won. Find out about one particular battle in porting a SQL Server application to Netezza. In this session, we’ll review Big Data options and the differences between them. We’ll specifically see how Netezza and other Massively Parallel Processor (MPP) systems are different from Symmetric Multi-Processor (SMP) systems like SQL Server and witness the lessons learned in the struggle.