Scott Shaw has over a decade experience in data management. He helps customers begin their Hadoop journey and helps them navigate the challenges. He is a frequent speaker at local and national community events with experience in ETL design, data warehouse modeling, and Hadoop architecture. He has co-authored two books on T-SQL and is currently working on a book titled “Practical Hive” to be published by Apress publishing. He lives in Saint Louis and is a Sr. Solutions Engineer for Hortonworks.