Building a data analytics platform with Hadoop, Python and R

Speaker: Sander Kieft, Sanoma Media


What does it take to build an large scale analytics platform?

This talk will take you through the past, present and future of the data platform in use by Sanoma. A few years ago Sanoma set out to build a self service data platform, using a mixture of open source and commercial technology. Centre to the platform are Hadoop, Hive, Python, R and QlikView. Today the platform is scaled and in use in various Sanoma Countries (Finland, The Netherlands and Hungary).