Mauricio Vacas, Senior Data Engineer at SVDS

Mauricio Vacas, Senior Data Engineer at SVDS

Bio: With years of experience working with cloud computing and distributed data architectures, Mauricio is passionate about creating value with technology. He is an industry-recognized leader in technical architecture for cloud-hosted data solutions.

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Ephemeral Storage

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Ephemeral Storage

This was originally posted on the Silicon Valley Data Science blog. There are many benefits to running data platforms in the cloud—elasticity of infrastructure, simplification of management and monitoring, and agility of deployment and expansion. While there are several good resources for deploying a Hadoop cluster on Amazon’s cloud, such as Cloudera’s AWS Reference Architecture […]