Matt Aslett is a Research Director for the Data Platforms and Analytics Channel at 451 Research. Matt has overall responsibility for the data platforms and analytics research coverage, which includes operational and analytic databases, Hadoop, grid/cache, stream processing, search-based data platforms, data integration, data quality, data management, analytics, machine learning and advanced analytics. Matt's own primary area of focus includes data management, reporting and analytics, and exploring how the various data platforms and analytics technology sectors are converging in the form of next-generation data platforms.
Matt is a regular speaker at client and industry events and has delivered keynotes and moderated panels at Strata + Hadoop World, Hadoop Summit, Percona Live MySQL Conference, GraphConnect, Data Leadership and NoSQL Roadshow. Matt has been named by AnalyticsWeek as being among the top 200 Thought Leaders in the field of Big Data and Analytics.
Bertrand Cariou is Senior Director of Partner Marketing at Trifacta. He has more than 25 years of experience in the computing and data management industry holding roles from engineering, consulting, product management, product marketing and company strategy. Bertrand joined Trifacta after 15 years tenure in the largest independent software vendor in data management where he founded their French operations to ultimately lead their big data lake strategy globally.
Clarke Patterson is Head of Product Marketing at StreamSets, responsible for strategic marketing, market intelligence and evangelism. He brings over 20 years of big data and data management experience to StreamSets and previously held similar positions at Confluent, Cloudera and Informatica.
Steve Wooledge is responsible for overall go-to-market strategy and marketing for Arcadia Data. Previously, Steve was with MapR Technologies where he ran all product, solution, and digital marketing for their converged data platform.
Bob leads the Product Marketing Team at Waterline Data. He has a long track record of creating products that successfully help enterprises derive business insight from their data. He has played leadership roles building Data Integration, Master Data Management, and Big Data Analytics businesses at both startups and large businesses such as SAP and D&B.