From Zero to 1 Million with Google Cloud Platform and DataStax Enterprise
Date(s) - December 9, 2014
Time -
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Title: From Zero to 1 Million with Google Cloud Platform and DataStax Enterprise
Date: December 9th, 2014
Time: 9am PT / 12pm ET / 17:00 GMT
Duration: One hour
Audience: IT Management
Details: Google Cloud Platform delivers the industry’s leading cloud-based services to create anything from simple websites to complex applications. DataStax delivers Apache Cassandra™, the leading distributed database technology, to the enterprise. Together, DataStax Enterprise on Google Cloud Platform delivers the performance, agility, infinite elasticity and innovation organizations need to build high-performance, highly-available online applications.

Join Allan Naim, Global Product Lead at Google Cloud Platform and Darshan Rawal, Sr. Director of Product Management at DataStax as they share their expertise on why DataStax and Google Cloud Platform deliver the industry’s most robust Infrastructure-as-a Service (IaaS) platform and how your organization find success with NoSQL and Cloud services.

Attend to learn how to:
Handle more than 1 Million requests per second for data-intensive online applications with Apache Cassandra on Google Cloud Platform
Leverage the technology infrastructure and global network powering Google’s search engine with DataStax to deploy blazing-fast and always-on applications
Transform your business into a data-driven company, a change that is critical as future success and discoveries hinge on the ability to quickly take action on data


Allan Naim, Global Product Lead, Google Cloud Platform

Allan Naim is a Global Product Lead at Google and is part of the Cloud Business Unit, where he is responsible for business development and go-to-market strategy for the Google Cloud Platform App Hosting business worldwide. He joined Google after 15 years of experience in the enterprise software and cloud computing business, including roles in product engineering, sales, strategy and evangelism. In his most recent role before joining Google, he was a cloud evangelist at Microsoft, where he drove the adoption of Microsoft Azure across wide spectrum of companies ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies.

Darshan Rawal, Senior Director of Product Management, DataStax

Darshan is responsible for product and go-to-market strategies for DataStax’s key product offerings. With more than 15 years of product leadership experience, he regular collaborates with industry peers and contributes to industry wide thought leadership on the strategic impact of disruptive technologies for the enterprise infrastructure market.

Before joining DataStax, Darshan held product and engineering leadership roles at Yellow Pages, DE Shaw, Yahoo! and most recently at Openwave Messaging. Throughout his career, Darshan has brought to market distributed systems and machine learning-based products, impacting millions of consumers and billions of transactions per day. Darshan earned his masters of science degree in software engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.