Guest Speakers: Bob Cofoid (ATTUNITY)
Date: Friday, October 19th, 2018
Time: 4 Pm to 6 Pm
The second information session conducted by SUG was on Real-Time data for Advanced Analytics, Cloud and Big Data Deployment by Mr.Bob Cofoid, Regional Sales Director, Attunity.
Our faculty advisor, Prof. Lou Thompson began the session by welcoming the guest speaker and audience present. Followed by Mr. Bob Cofoid who introduced himself to the crowd.
Bob had an interactive session with the audience. He started his discussion by providing a brief profile on Attunity and shift to the modern architecture of Data Analytics using Attunity Platform. He provided more information on modern data analytics like Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, Internet of Things, Predictive and Real-Time Analytics and data analytics platforms like Big Data, Cloud, Data Lakes etc. He provided a brief introduction to different Attunity platforms for data integration namely, Attunity Replicate, Attunity Compose, and Attunity Enterprise Management. The introduction was followed by how Attunity platform provided a single user-friendly web-based interface for any supported source to the target data flow. Session also contained discussions on modern data integration processes (Real-time, Universal, Agile and Automated), the End-to-End automation process and how a query based CDC solution provided by the Attunity platform helps customers maximize their profit in minimum time.
He concluded with a Q&A session and the attendees got an opportunity to interact one-on-one with Bob Cofoid and connect with him on LinkedIn. The meeting was attended by around 46 members in total and refreshments were provided.
Following the event, Bob Cofoid shared some resources with SUG community on Attunity Replicate and Compose.