The AWS cloud computing platform has disrupted big data. Managing big data applications used to be for only well-funded research organizations and large corporations, but not any longer. Hear from Ben Butler, Big Data Solutions Marketing Manager for AWS, to learn how our customers are using big data services in the AWS cloud to innovate faster than ever before. Not only is AWS technology available to everyone, but it is self-service, on-demand, and featuring innovative technology and flexible pricing models at low cost with no commitments. Learn from customer success stories, as Ben shares real-world case studies describing the specific big data challenges being solved on AWS. We will conclude with a discussion around the tutorials, public datasets, test drives, and our grants program - all of the resources needed to get you started quickly.