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PCM17 - Business Use Cases Room

Nov 18, 2017 10:24:11 AM / by Bart Maertens posted in pentaho, pdi, ctools, pcm17, pcm, community

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PCM17 - Business Use Cases Room

Read our overview of the Keynotes 

Read our overview of the talks in the Technical room

Using a BI tool to improve the management of health data in Mozambique - Devan Manharlal

Devan kicked off the talks in the business room by sharing his experiences in building a health data in Mozambique.
Part of the scope of the project was the geographical allocation of e.g. nurses over Mozambique, which poses some specific challenges in a developing country like Mozambique.
The reasons Pentaho was chosen are mainly because the need for 

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PCM17 - Technical Room

Nov 18, 2017 9:37:40 AM / by Bart Maertens posted in pentaho, pentaho data integration, pcm17, pcm, community

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PCM17 - Technical Room

Read our overview of the Keynotes 

Read our overview of the talks in the Business room

Data Pipelines - Running PDI on AWS Lambda - Dan Keeley

Dan explained how serverless PDI allows to spend time on the solution rather than getting the PID server and infrastructure up and running. 
Although virtualization already takes some of the infrastructure management pain away, there's still quite a bit of overhead involved, whereas no infrastructure management is needed when running In the cloud. 

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PCM17 - Keynotes

Nov 14, 2017 10:50:12 PM / by Bart Maertens posted in pentaho, kettle, pentaho data integration, ctools, pcm17, pcm, community, prd

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PCM17 - the tenth edition

After 9 years of absence, the annual Pentaho Community Meeting was back where it started in 2008: Mainz, Germany. 
Same city, same venue, the only difference was the crowd: instead of the 30-something enthousiasts in 2008, there were now close to 300 registrations, of which over 200 showed up. 

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Pentaho World 2017 recap

Nov 8, 2017 10:00:00 AM / by Bart Maertens posted in pentaho, data, pentaho world, data engineering, data processing, data science, open source, oss, pdi, kettle

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On October 25th-27th, the huge Rosen Shingle Creek hotel in Orlando, Florida was home for Pentaho World 2017, probably the last edition as a standalone Pentaho event.

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