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Dan Greene

Dan Greene

Director of Cloud Services

Dan Greene is the Director of Cloud Services at 3Pillar Global. Dan has more than 20 years of software design and development experience, with software and product architecture experience in areas including eCommerce, B2B integration, Geospatial Analysis, SOA architecture, Big Data, and has focused the last few years on Cloud Computing. He is an AWS Certified Solution Architect who worked at Oracle, ChoicePoint, and Booz Allen Hamilton prior to 3Pillar. He is also a father, amateur carpenter, and runs obstacle races including Tough Mudder.

Real Time Analytics & Visualization with Apache Spark

I’m sure you’ve heard fast data is the new black? If you haven’t, here’s the memo – big data processing is moving from a ‘store and process’ model to a ‘stream and compute’ model for data that has time-bound value. For example, consider a logging subsystem that records all kinds of informational, warning, and error… Read more »

Fast Data is the New Black

Back in 2001, Gartner (then META Group) initially described what has since become known as the “Three Vs of Big Data:” Volume – the total amount of data Variety – the different forms of data coming in (Tweets, video, sensor data, etc…) Velocity – the speed at which data is coming into a system A great deal… Read more »

Designing Software Products for Elastic Cloud Hosting

Background As more organizations become comfortable with the concept of having their software products hosted in the cloud, developers need to learn more about how to build their solutions to take advantage of the capabilities of these hosting solutions, as they provide significant advantages over traditional server hosting services. While the largest player in the… Read more »