Sal Scalisi

Title: Solution Architect at

Track: Advanced Technologies

Presentation Title: "Data Operations for Cloud and Hybrid Analytics Environments: 4 Key Challenges and How to Overcome Them"


Are you ready to implement data and analytics in the cloud? Planning, building, or transitioning to a cloud data analytics environment can be challenging, especially when an organization has both on-premise and cloud data environments to manage. In this session, you will learn how to address 4 critical challenges in building or moving your data environment to the cloud, including:

  • Hand coding requirements, even in the easier-to-use cloud environment
  • Promoting development data pipelines into full enterprise production
  • Moving data and data pipelines from on premise to cloud, as well as cloud to cloud
  • Managing data pipelines that flow across clouds

Bio: In his role as solution architect at Infoworks, Sal brings over 20 years of experience in Data Integration, Data Warehousing, and Business Intelligence. Prior to his time at Infoworks, Sal worked at Teradata, and Pentaho assisting clients in deriving value from their data. His extensive background also includes roles in data warehouse architecture at ZipRealty, as well as a number of data warehouse and business intelligence implementations.