Don’t Let Your Cloud Strategy Hold Your Business Back

Come hear Scott Gnau discuss a new way of thinking about data, the cloud and business. Cloud now is a key component of your IT infrastructure, which means optimizing deployment, aligning cost, ensuring agility in provisioning and making sure it’s easy to operate. When it comes to managing data and analytics, cloud is not a one-size-fits-all scenario. If your data strategy is your business strategy, then the third, equal part of your data management strategy needs to include infrastructure.


Scott Gnau
As Chief Technology Officer, Scott is responsible for the overall technology vision for Hortonworks and oversees the company’s Engineering, Product Management and Support organizations. Scott has spent his entire career in the data industry, most recently as president of Teradata Labs where he provided visionary direction for research, development and sales support activities related to Teradata integrated data warehousing, big data analytics, and associated solutions. He also drove the investments and acquisitions in Teradata’s technology related to the solutions from Teradata Labs. Scott holds a BSEE from Drexel University.