Global Testing Retreat #ATAGTR2019 welcomes Astha Paliwal as our esteemed speaker

We would like to Welcome Astha Paliwal as our esteemed speaker for Global Testing Retreat #ATAGTR2019
Astha Paliwal has completed Bachelors Of Engineering In Computer science (CSE) From Acropolis Institute of Technology, Indore (M.P.).
She is working as a Database Administrator in TCS since last 2 years. She is highly dedicated towards learning new technology.
Astha Paliwal is our esteemed speaker for #ATAGTR2019.
Astha will be taking a hands on Lab Session onBenchmarking Hadoop by its Functional/Performance Testing and Leveraging to Current Business Expectations.” – on Day 1 – Track 4


The key feature of Bigdata is ‘tremendous growth(volume) of data in high speed(velocity)’ particularly Unstructured data. The performance of data processing and computation is indirectly proportional to Bigdata features (Volume, Velocity & Variety). Though Hadoop was powerful framework to deal Bigdata, nowadays many Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics departments are facing challenges with Hadoop Eco-systems because of its storage and processing architecture.

As Hadoop is a Cluster, Parallel Computing & Distributed Storage/Computing, the performance depends on lot of factors like Networks, Storage Disks, Memory, CPU etc. To get more value from Hadoop in Data Warehouse and Data Analytics use cases, many users are modernizing certain aspects of their Implementation. For example, to lower the cost and simplify the maintenance of Hadoop clusters, users are migrating Hadoop clusters from their premises to different cloud environment. Similarly, In an EMC Isilon Hadoop deployment, the HDFS is integrated as a protocol into the Isilon distributed OneFS operating system. This approach gives users direct access through the HDFS to data stored on the Isilon cluster using standard protocols such as SMB, NFS, HTTP, and FTP.

In this presentation (a) We are covering different testing and benchmarking methodologies to ensure the quality in-terms of data storage and processing in Hadoop Environment. (b) As the native Execution engine (MapReduce) of Hadoop has latency in process, how can we leverage Hadoop in Current Data Technology. (c) How we can leverage and Integrate Hadoop with Advanced Data science frameworks to have better outcomes in predictive Analytics.

We had posted some questions to Astha as a part of her #ATAMyStory
1. Why should someone choose testing as a career ? Or What does testing really mean to you ?
A Software Testing career involves working towards the assurance of software quality. Testers have to assure that software works as intended (meets stated or intended requirements) and also ensure that there are no unintended consequences of usage of the software. Tester has to ensure that the software is user-friendly and does not confuse the user, is secure and cannot be hacked into and performs well under pressure when thousands of people check their accounts at the same time. Precisely, Testers have more responsibility in a software launch.
2. While practice makes all of us perfect, share an everyday practice that has made things better for you at work
First thing i always try yo get complete knowledge about the environment, am working on. It will give me a clear understanding.
I keep myself up to date by going through all the mails And reading all new launch products.
I always use to pen down the challenging problems with thier compatible solutions.

About Global Testing Retreat, #ATAGTR2019

#ATAGTR2019 is one of the largest, most fun filled and learning filled global testing conference. #ATAGTR2019 is back again in its 4th edition with more fun and more learnings than in the past. The conference is scheduled on 14th and 15th December in Pune.

  • 2 Days
  • 2 Panel Discussions
  • 4 Keynotes
  • 5 Skits and Games
  • 38 Interactive Sessions
  • 18+ Labs
    Loads of fun, competitions and much much more.

Day 1 has 5 tracks and Day 2 has 6 tracks.
Focusing on interactive sessions, labs/workshops, skit performances and fun activities and quizzes and much much more.
The conference scale as is evident has increased substantially. We hope that everyone can be part of this most fun filled and one of the largest global testing conference.
To know more about the conference, click here or on the image below

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