Nishant Garg is a Technical Architect with more than 13 years' experience in various technologies such as Java Enterprise Edition, Spring, Hibernate, Hadoop, Hive, Flume, Sqoop, Oozie, Spark, Kafka, Storm, Mahout, and Solr/Lucene; NoSQL databases such as MongoDB, CouchDB, HBase and Cassandra, and MPP Databases such as GreenPlum and Vertica.
He has attained his M.S. in Software Systems from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India, and is currently a part of Big Data R&D team in innovation labs at Impetus Infotech Pvt. Ltd.
Nishant has enjoyed working with recognizable names in IT services and financial industries, employing full software lifecycle methodologies such as Agile and SCRUM. He has also undertaken many speaking engagements on Big Data technologies.