Press Release

Solix Partners with ETCIO and Big Data Leaders for Solix EMPOWER Bangalore 2017

Solix, Cloudera, MapR, Hortonworks, and leading academic institutions partner to present the dawn of big data applications.

February 28, 2017 — Hyderabad, India & Santa Clara, Calif. — Solix Technologies, Inc. (, a leading big data application provider, in partnership with (an initiative of The Economic Times), today announced Solix EMPOWER Bangalore 2017 (, a one-day conference aimed at educating and inspiring enterprises to become truly data driven. The conference will include keynote sessions, panel discussions, technology showcases, training, and networking opportunities.

When: Friday, April 28th, 2017

Where: Hotel Park Plaza, Bangalore, India

Solix EMPOWER Bangalore 2017 will feature presentations from industry leaders, including:

  • Cloudera Inc.
  • MapR Technologies, Inc.
  • Hortonworks, Inc.
  • University of California, Berkeley Haas School of Business
  • University of California, Davis
  • Northeastern University, Silicon Valley
  • TiE Bangalore

According to the August 2016 Forrester report, The Next-Generation EDW Is The Big Data Warehouse, “59% of respondents stated that leveraging big data and analytics was a critical or high priority.”

Attendees will receive an inside look at emerging big data technologies and their applications. Key topics will include:

  • Advanced Analytics
  • Data-Driven Banking
  • Data-Driven Healthcare
  • Data-Driven Enterprise
  • Enterprise Data Lake
  • Enterprise Archiving
  • Application Retirement

As Gartner stated in its 24 March 2016 “100 Data and Analytics Predictions Through 2020” report:

“By 2018, over half of large organizations globally will compete using advanced analytics and proprietary algorithms, causing the disruption of entire industries.”

“Solix EMPOWER San Jose 2016 was a great success,” said Sai Gundavelli, Founder/CEO, Solix Technologies, Inc. “Solix EMPOWER Bangalore 2017 will raise this bar by offering a unique opportunity for key decision makers, architects, and developers to interact with the best global big data experts.”

“Big data is an essential technology for social change,” said Dr. Solomon Darwin, Executive Director, UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business, Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation. “We will explore how data-driven technologies improve the quality of life for people everywhere.”

Solix EMPOWER San Jose 2016 key speakers included:

  • Scott Gnau, CTO Hortonworks, Inc.
  • Eli Collins, Chief Technologist and VP at Cloudera
  • John Ottman, Executive Chairman at Solix Technologies, Inc.
  • Sachin Mathur, Sr. Director IT, Customer Solutions and Innovation at Terex Corporation
  • Mark Diamond, President & CEO at Contoural, Inc.

Early bird registration for Solix EMPOWER Bangalore 2017 is now open, with early bird discounts. To register, visit

If you are interested in speaking at or sponsoring Solix EMPOWER Bangalore 2017, please visit

About Solix Technologies

Solix Technologies, Inc., is a leading big data application provider that empowers data-driven enterprises with optimized infrastructure, data security and advanced analytics by achieving Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) goals. Solix Big Data Suite offers an ILM framework for Enterprise Archiving and Enterprise Data Lake applications with Apache Hadoop as an enterprise data repository. The Solix Enterprise Data Management Suite (Solix EDMS) enables organizations to implement Database Archiving, Test Data Management (Data Subsetting), Data Masking and Application Retirement across all enterprise data. Solix Technologies, Inc. is headquartered in Santa Clara, California and operates worldwide through an established network of value added resellers (VARs) and systems integrators. To learn more, please visit


ETCIO is an initiative of The Economic Times, one of the world’s top 3 English Business dailies. is a comprehensive media vertical envisioned to offer news, information, data, tools and services to IT decision-makers across all industries. Our endeavor is to help them make smarter and faster decisions about IT in their respective organizations. To learn more, please visit

Connect with Solix

Visit our website:

Follow us on Twitter: @solixbigdata
Join us on Facebook:
Follow us on LinkedIn:

Press Contact

Zach Taiji
PulpPR for Solix