Databricks on Databricks: AMA with Data Engineering SMEs

May 26, 2021 11:30 AM (PT)

Data engineers and data leaders are the linchpin of every data-driven organization. Today’s data engineers face a number of critical use cases: ensuring the organization has access to clean, reliable data, maintaining governance and security as the organization scales, and providing access to data teams for analysis. Join this session for live Q&A with our SMEs to learn how we at Databricks face these challenges head-on by leveraging the Databricks lakehouse platform.

In this session watch:
Jason Pohl, Principal Solution Architect, Databricks
Mike Hamilton, VP of IT , Databricks
Stacy Kerkela, Director of Engineering, Databricks
Suraj Acharya, Director Engineering, Databricks
Sam Shah, VP of Engineering, Databricks


Jason Pohl

Jason Pohl leads the Data Management practice for Databricks Field Engineering. He helps customers migrate towards a Modern Data Architecture for the next generation of analytics applications. Jason h...
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Mike Hamilton

Mike leads the IT organization for Databricks where he strives to deliver innovative and scalable solutions to the internal business. Mike has 23 years experience in IT spanning infrastructure, system...
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Stacy Kerkela

Stacy leads the Jobs and Workflows organization for Databricks Engineering. She has spent her career building Enterprise and Consumer software.
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Suraj Acharya

Suraj leads the Data team at Databricks, which is responsible for telemetry and analytics, and the internal platform for users of business and product data. Previously he’s lead Data and Infrastruct...
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Sam Shah

Sam Shah is VP of Engineering at Databricks and head of the company’s data strategy. Dr. Shah has a diverse set of experience as a data executive and founder of an AI startup.
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