Session Outline

As more organizations migrate their data and analytical processes to the cloud to take advantage of increased scalability and agility, serious consideration must be given to security and governance strategies in order to navigate the challenges and accelerate migration without compromising data privacy. In this session, Privacera’s Director of Solutions Engineering, Bill Brooks, and Head of Alliances, Mike Foster, will explore the data and infrastructure considerations to apply when modernizing Hadoop-to-cloud migration, including understanding data usage, access controls, and governance policies.

Key Takeaways

  • How to accelerate the migration by leveraging existing investments like Apache Ranger
  • Create privacy and governance controls over your data in hybrid and multi-cloud environments
  • Explore how to balance agility and speed for data users with security, governance, and control



Bill Brooks – Director of Solutions Engineering | Privacera

Bill has spent most of the last 25 years managing, modeling, moving, analyzing, and securing data. He has worked across industries, including healthcare, financial management, consulting, insurance, and software, and is now Director of Solution Engineering for Privacera. Bill is a fan of computing history, data archeology, and creative making, and has been keeping sourdough cultures alive since well before the lockdown.

February 10 @ 10:35
10:35 — 11:45 (1h 10′)

Day 2 | 10th of January

Bill Brooks – Director of Solutions Engineering | Privacera