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Nishant Thacker is a Technical Product Manager for HDInsight, Microsoft`s managed Hadoop service. In his role Nishant is responsible for managing the technical face of the services under the Big Data Analytics umbrella and working with key customers to help them make the most of it. Nishant also has experience working as a Software Developer and Big Data Consultant for Microsoft responsible for helping customers in optimizing their Microsoft Business Intelligence and Big Data solutions. His work involves evangelizing Microsoft`s Big Data stack worldwide and enabling the field on it. When not honing his technical skills he enjoys playing snooker and is an avid soccer fan.