Cloudant Announces Presentations at Industry Big Data and NoSQL Events

Aug 12, 2013, 08:30 ET from Cloudant

BOSTON, Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cloudant, provider of a globally distributed database-as-a-service (DBaaS), today announced its participation in several key technology events, including NoSQL Now!, Big Data TechCon, and Strata Conference. Cloudant technologists will share insights on emerging models for strong-consistency in NoSQL databases, offline data availability and database synchronization for mobile applications, design considerations for working with geospatial data, and machine learning techniques for data science.


The upcoming events and Cloudant's participation include:

NoSQL Now!
San Jose, Aug. 20-22, 2013

Will Transactions Kill NoSQL?
Mike Miller, co-founder and chief scientist
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, 4:15 p.m. local time

Big Data TechCon
San Francisco, Oct. 15-17, 2013

Data Modeling and Relational Analysis in a NoSQL World
Mike Miller, co-founder and chief scientist
Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, 3:15 p.m. local time

Managing a World of Data: Geospatial Best Practices
Norman Barker, director, geospatial
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, 8:45 a.m. local time

Strata Conference
London, Nov. 11-13, 2013

The Physics Approach to Big Data
Adam Kocoloski, co-founder and chief technology officer
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2:15 p.m. local time

"Until very recently, database technology has relied on the same underlying principles since the 1970s, but today there's a renaissance of new ideas and inventive technologies," said Miller. "We're sharing developments from our own corner of the industry, from helping to run some of the world's biggest physics experiments to running distributed CouchDB clusters serving as the operational data store for large-scale Web and mobile applications. If your application is working with massive amounts of diverse data and a distributed user base, we hope to see you at one of these conferences and keep the conversation going."

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Cloudant provides the world's first globally distributed database-as-a-service (DBaaS) for loading, storing, analyzing, and distributing operational application data for developers of large and/or fast-growing Web and mobile applications. Cloudant's DBaaS is a managed service that helps developers eliminate the delays, costs, and distractions inherent in working with databases and their administrators, while providing unmatched scalability, availability, and performance. This capability accelerates time-to-market and time-to-innovation because it frees developers from the mechanics of data management so they can focus exclusively on creating great applications. Cloudant is privately held and backed by top-tier investors including Avalon Ventures, Devonshire Investors, the private equity firm affiliated with Fidelity Investments, In-Q-Tel, Rackspace® Hosting, Samsung Venture Investment Corporation, Toba Capital, and Y Combinator. For more information, visit

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