Impetus’ experts will host sessions that demonstrate how several of its Fortune 100 customers transformed their big data infrastructure in order to radically improve their businesses

LOS GATOS, Calif., June 19, 2018 — Impetus Technologies, a big data software products and services company, today announced it will host several customer sessions at the 2018 DataWorks Summit. Attendees are also invited to meet experts from the company at its booth, D4. Impetus, a diamond-level sponsor of the summit, will host the following sessions:

  • “Migrating Analytics to the Cloud at Fannie Mae” – Tuesday, June 19, 2018, from 2:50 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Pacific time at the executive ballroom, 210 B/FPraveen Kankariya, founder and CEO of Impetus, will host the session presented by Kevin Bates, vice president of enterprise data strategy execution at Fannie Mae. The presentation will describe the modernization of Fannie Mae’s analytics platform and corresponding, full migration of its Netezza assets to the cloud.
  • “How a Major Bank Leveraged Apache Spark and StreamAnalytix (now known as Gathr) to Rapidly Re-build Their Insider Threat Detection Application” – Wednesday, June 20, 2018 from 4 p.m. – 4:40 p.m. Pacific time at the executive ballroom 210C/GAnand Venugopal, assistant vice president and head of StreamAnalytix (now known as Gathr), will discuss how one of the world’s largest banks, a Fortune 25 customer of Impetus, used a powerful visual platform based on Apache Spark for unified streaming and batch data processing. The project made it possible to rapidly develop and deploy Spark applications for threat detection.

Impetus’ sister company, Kyvos Insights – best known for offering the world’s fastest business intelligence on big data platforms – will also host a customer session titled “BI on Big Data With Instant Response Times.” Arun Jinde, technical architect at Verizon, will discuss how the company uncovered previously unavailable insights and used them to deliver business value.

“In recent years organizations across industries have made extensive investments in big data infrastructure,” said Kankariya. “Today the tools, best-of-breed open source solutions and expertise required to act on data as it originates are readily available, but have not yet been fully exploited. We’re working with our customers to help them achieve the full promise of their big data infrastructure today.”

Kankariya will also address the general assembly on the “Foundation for Corporate Success in the Intelligent Future” during the opening of the conference, which will include keynote presentations by Rob Bearden, CEO of Hortonworks, and other industry leaders.

About Impetus Technologies

Impetus Technologies is focused on creating big business impact through big data solutions for Fortune 1000 enterprises. The company offers a unique mix of software products, consulting services, data science capabilities and technology expertise. It offers full life-cycle services for big data technology implementations, including technology strategy, solution architecture, proof of concept, production implementation and on-going support to its clients. To learn more, visit: or write to:, and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.