PASS Summit 2011 – Keynote Day #3

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Final day at the PASS Summit. That means it’s time to hear from David Dewitt. This is the keynote of the week. And I am glad to be able to put up a blog about this from the bloggers table….

The Key Note

Fri - 08:21

Thank going out for Wayne Snyder for his contributions to #sqlpass

Fri - 08:23

Wayne attributed with mentoring many of the PASS board members #sqlpass

Fri - 08:25

Wayne is recognizing @rick_hieges at the keynote #sqlpass

Fri - 08:26

Recognizing @heigesr2 that is #sqlpass – Rick is great at the #sqlkaraoke events. #sqlpass

Fri - 08:28

Wayne “As the you slide down the banister of life, may the splinters of success stick in your career” #sqlpass

Fri - 08:31

SQL Rally Dallas 2012 May 8-12, 2012 and Summit next year Nov 6-9, 2012 #sqlpass

Fri - 08:32

Register now for #sqlpass 2012 for 5 or Summit and Precons for 95 –

Fri - 08:33

Order your Summit DVD today for 5 – or pay much more tomorrow #sqlpass

Fri - 08:34

Dr David Dewitt takes the stage – Ooooh, yeah. #sqlpass

Fri - 08:36

Dewitt’s glasses are not hip enough #sqlpass

Fri - 08:37

I want #dewittoldspecs #sqlpass

Fri - 08:37

Cheers for no marketing type #dewitt #sqlpass

Fri - 08:40

In 2009 there was about 1 ZB of data worldwide – should be about 35 ZB by 2020 #sqlpass

Fri - 08:44

Bing is 150 PB on 40K on NoSQL platform #sqlpass

Fri - 08:52

“SQL is not going away” Dewitt #sqlpass

Fri - 08:58

Dewitt breaking down hadoop in simple terms. #sqlpass

Fri - 09:06

Enjoying the breakdown of hadoop by Dewitt #sqlpass – less detail since I’m paying attention

Fri - 09:13

Dewitt digging into map reduce #sqlpass

Fri - 09:15

Big Ooooh for Dewitt animations #sqlpass

Fri - 09:19

Dewitt explaining the reducer in hadoop in simple terms #sqlpass

Fri - 09:23

Dewitt moving on from Map/Reduce to Hive and Pig #sqlpass

Fri - 09:23

“Hive and Pig” sounds like where I would like to have dinner tonight #sqlpass I bet they have bacon.

Fri - 09:24

“I’m not going to try to use zoomit” #dewitt #sqlpass

Fri - 09:25

HiveQL is much easier for end users than having them write map/reduce #sqlpass

Fri - 09:32

Dewitt going through PDW vs. Hive benchmarks #sqlpass

Fri - 09:34

PDW about 4-10x faster than Hive in benchmark tests #sqlpass

Fri - 09:37

Sqoop loads data from unstructured to structured universe #sqlpass

Fri - 09:41

Dewitt looking for a better way in an unstructured universe. #sqlpass

Fri - 09:42

“Moving data is so 20th Century” #dewitt #sqlpass

Fri - 09:44

I can’t wait to see a turtle with rockets! #sqlpass

Fri - 09:46

Relational databases versus hadoop is not mutually exclusive. #sqlpass

Fri - 09:48

I vote for Dewitt breaking down technology for everyone to consume #sqlpass

Fri - 09:49

Time for a standing ovation. #sqlpass

Fri - 09:53

Dewitt getting questions that are outside his ability to answer… looks like he has answers though #sqlpass