Speaker "David Friedland" Details Back



Big data management software (end-to-end platform)


IRI is a data management ISV that has built an affordable, end-to-end big data platform on Eclipse and powered by CoSort or Hadoop MR2, Spark, Storm and Tez that combines discovery, integration, migration, governance, and analytics. This talk will provide an update on the platform since its introduction in December at the Tampa 2015 bootcamp, including recent developments in streaming analytics and IoT.


David Friedland is the COO and Sr. VP at IRI, The CoSort Company (HQ: Melbourne, FL). His current focus is on raising awareness and adoption of IRI's brand new enterprise data management platform, Voracity. David started with IRI in 1988 to direct technology strategy and partner development. He now also holds daily management responsibility for the company, while continuing to oversee customer and channel growth, product line enhancement,  marketing collateral, licensing agreements, and new projects. David holds a BS in Communications from Cornell University and an MBA from the University of Albany (SUNY). Prior to joining IRI, he worked in high-tech public relations at Technology Solutions in New York City, recorded for the Voice of America, and reported for NBC Radio News. David also travels extensively for IRI overseas, and evangelizes on data management trends and developments relevant to IRI customers.