Armel is the founder of ETAPIX Global - the Big Data Company (founded in 2006). He is an experienced software developer and architect. Based in London United Kingdom, Armel is known in the London startup scene and occasionally speaks at various events. His expertise is in Java, SOA, Business Intelligence, Enterprise Search and Data Warehousing. He has worked at various fortune 100 companies including Nokia Siemens Network, Tata, Barclays Plc, SMBC among others. He's also an Open Source evangelist.