PHOENIX, DALLAS and PUNE, India, November 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The 3rd Annual Phoenix Data Conference, one of the largest big data events in Arizona, successfully concluded on October 29, 2016 at Grand Canyon University, Phoenix. The conference hosted some of the leading companies and speakers in Big Data. The focus of the sessions and discussion was on successful big data use cases from leading analytics companies like Cloudera, SAP, Clairvoyant, MapR, StreamSets, Microsoft, Confluent, SnapLogic, Wells Fargo and others. Over 350 technologists, business leaders, data analysts and engineers attended the 2016 conference. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161129/443552LOGO ) The intent of the conference was to encourage the local analytics community to come together and learn from leading practitioners and experts in this field. With Big Data implementations becoming mainstream across industries and customer expectations driving businesses to embrace data driven solutions the need for talent has become a critical factor today. The 3rd Phoenix Data Conference reinforced the belief that an active big data community with exposure to new trends and developments will help improve the local talent base and provide opportunities for everyone. Discussions around data ingestion, new developments in big data, security, predictive analytics, IOT, leveraging Hadoop and Spark, machine learning and successful customer use cases clearly showed that the Hadoop environment is now mainstream across enterprises. Practical and ROI driven implementations across business were highlighted by many of the speakers. Attendees gained thorough knowledge on Big Data implementation into business operations, better understanding their customers through self-service analytics, gained insights in making better informed decisions for improved user experience from over 25 prominent speakers. The Phoenix Data Conference was sponsored by industry leaders in the big data space - Cloudera, Clairvoyant and SAP (Platinum Sponsor), PRISM (Gold Sponsor), StreamSets and SnapLogic(SIlver), Data Torrent, MapR, Confluent, Zoom Data and MemSQL(Bronze). About Us: Clairvoyant is an innovative company that is helping businesses redefine their operations and decision making processes by changing their business data into actionable outcomes. Through innovative products and services, Clairvoyant facilitates the journey to cloud computing in a cost-effective and agile manner. We provide best in class services and solutions that leverage big data and continually meet and exceed client expectations. Our deep vertical knowledge helps support purpose-built solutions to meets our client's unique business requirements.