eBay has spent the past three years transforming its data analysis and reporting capabilities on Hadoop, taming the phenomenal amount of data generated from one of the largest e-commerce platforms. Putting data in everyone’s hands has been a key focus and Alation has played a role.
Watch this replay to hear:
Challenges faced in the development of a multi-platform, self-serve data analytics environment
Tips for enabling business innovation through data access
An evaluation of tools that encourage analytic collaboration
How eBay is using this system to make predictions for the future
eBay’s Head of Data Infrastructure shares best practices to scale your big data initiative in this engaging presentation replay.
Alex Liang is a skilled and dynamic leader to drive the evolution of eBay's analytical capabilities for its rapidly growing Marketplaces business, where over 100 million active worldwide users transact at a rate of more than $3,500 of goods every second. For the past 11 years at Ebay, Alex is helping eBay leverage its unique end-to-end data set and drive continuous innovation to accelerate top-line growth for the company. Direct the utilization of a significant investment in large-scale data management and processing resources and technologies while helping to evolve our world-class analytics capabilities. Enable the business goals through partnering with internal customersos.