Guest Lecture: Walt Maguire Vertica CTO, Advanced Analytics for Gaming

Please join Walt Maguire, Vertica CTO, for any informative presentation on Vertica and advanced analytics for gaming starting at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17, at Lassonde Studios. Breakfast will start at 8 a.m. followed by the presentation at 8:30 a.m.

Maguire has 30 years of experience in analytics and data technologies. He practiced data science before it had a name, worked with big data when “big” meant a megabyte, and has been part of the movement which has brought data management and analytic technologies from back-office, skunk works operations to core competencies for the largest companies in the world. Now as Global CTO with HP’s Big Data Business Unit, Maguire has the unique pleasure of addressing customer needs with Vertica, the HPE Big Data platform.

Gaming companies use HPE Vertica to analyze their game session data on a deeper level and enhance gaming experiences in real-time. Learn how these companies use HPE Vertica for better differentiation from your competitors, more successful monetization and making your games more irresistible is entirely up to your imagination.

Vertica gaming customers include MTV, Zynga, Facebook, Rockyou, Ubisoft, Walt Disney, Sony, Playfish and many more.

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