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Qlik and Cloudera Host Big Data Virtual Event

Qlik, (NASDAQ: QLIK), a leader in user-driven Business Intelligence (BI), and Cloudera, a leader in enterprise analytic data management powered by Apache Hadoop™, today announced that they will host a free joint virtual event to help participants better manage big data to achieve insights and leverage Business Discovery to improve decision making.

Why: There are common denominators to data challenges across most industries and segments. With the explosion of big data, many organizations struggle to effectively collect and store the relevant data from their business. This is further complicated by disparate data sources and complex data management landscapes. Once organizations have a handle on collecting their data, they often face a significant challenge when it comes to analyzing it. In order to realize the full benefits of big data, business users must be able to access, analyze, visualize and explore it, while having the flexibility to ask the next question without needing to go back to IT.


What: In this free virtual event, attendees can learn from Qlik and Cloudera experts and customers, who offer insight and guidance into the ‘what’s next’ with Big Data. Additionally, Cindi Howson, founder of the BI Scorecard, will offer compelling perspectives in her presentation The Big Bang: Big Data, Cloud, and Visual Discovery.

The agenda will include three tracks:
-- Big Data for IT
-- Big Data for Supply Chain
-- Big Data for Sales and Marketing

When: June 24, 2014

1:00 pm ET - 5:00 pm ET

To register visit: http://go.qlik.com/Qlik_Cloudera_Virtual_EV.html

Follow the event as it unfolds and join the conversation on Twitter via @QlikView , @Cloudera, and #QCVirtual.

About Qlik

Qlik (NASDAQ: QLIK) simplifies how people explore their data to help them make better decisions. With its QlikView Business Discovery platform people quickly bring data sources together to create dynamic visual applications that can be navigated and searched intuitively. QlikView uses Natural Analytics™ to reflect the way human curiosity searches and processes information, while delivering the enterprise manageability, governance and service offerings organizations require. Qlik and its global partner network support approximately 32,000 customers in over 100 countries.

About Cloudera

Cloudera is revolutionizing enterprise data management by offering the first unified Platform for Big Data, an enterprise data hub built on Apache Hadoop™. Cloudera offers enterprises one place to store, process and analyze all their data, empowering them to extend the value of existing investments while enabling fundamental new ways to derive value from their data. Only Cloudera offers everything needed on a journey to an enterprise data hub, including software for business critical data challenges such as storage, access, management, analysis, security and search. As the leading educator of Hadoop professionals, Cloudera has trained over 22,000 individuals worldwide. Over 1,000 partners and a seasoned professional services team help deliver greater time to value. Finally, only Cloudera provides proactive and predictive support to run an enterprise data hub with confidence. Leading organizations in every industry plus top public sector organizations globally run Cloudera in production. www.cloudera.com

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