This event has ended. View the official site or create your own event → Check it out
This event has ended. Create your own
Lost? Have questions? Visit the onsite Hospitality Desk located in Festival pavilion.
View analytic
Tuesday, June 11 • 11:20am - 12:20pm
No, Really. These Companies Transformed Their Businesses Using Cassandra

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

During this panel discussion, IT executives from Walmart, Constant Contact, Ooyala and HealthCare Anytime will discuss how they are transforming their businesses using the power of big data. The panelists will discuss how the increased expectations of customers and the evolving role of IT caused them to each lead initiatives designed to change their business, the technical challenges they faced and how DataStax Enterprise helped them achieve their goals. Lara Shackelford, vice president of marketing at DataStax will lead the discussion.


Terrell Deppe

CTO, HealthCare Anytime
Terrell is the Chief Technology Officer of HealthCare Anytime. Terrell has nearly 30 years of professional software development experience. Nearly half of his career has been spent in healthcare where he has addressed the needs of patient, payers and providers.

Sean Knapp

Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer, Ooyala
Sean Knapp is a co-founder of Ooyala. As Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer, he oversees all product and engineering and helps to define and execute Ooyala's product vision. In his previous role as Ooyala's CTO, Sean led the development of Ooyala‚Äôs award-winning scalable, efficient and powerful video solutions. As CTO, he shaped Ooyala's technical strategy and roadmap and led technical collaborations with partners, earning... Read More →

Stephen O'Sullivan

Architect, Silicon Valley Data Science

Stefan Piesche

Chief Technology Officer, Constant Contact
As Chief Technology Officer, Piesche focuses on evaluating new technologies to determine how they can help expand the Constant Contact's products and service architecture to accommodate future growth and increased performance. To do this, he combines technology vision with practical delivery capabilities and engineering best practices. Prior to Constant Contact, Piesche spent eight years at the Cobalt Group, where he was executive director of... Read More →

Tuesday June 11, 2013 11:20am - 12:20pm
Golden Gate Room Conference Center Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA