John Cavanaugh, Master Architect/Strategist at HP

John Cavanaugh

Master Architect/Strategist, HP

John is a Master Architect/Strategist in the HP Platforms & Future Technology Group. He is based in San Diego, California and leads a Data Engineering group focused on creating platform solutions for Print analytics. He has been focused of late on migrating numerous legacy systems to HP’s new Spark with Databricks. John’s background has been a mix of both management & technical leadership but has found his sweet spot in driving business value through data. He started his career at HP after completing his MSEE & MBA from Purdue and has worked in several different business groups.


Herding Cats: Migrating Dozens of Oddball Analytics Systems to Apache Spark

HP ships millions of PCs, printers and other devices every year to customers in all market segments. Many of these systems have had various generations of data collection and reporting, going back as many as… Read more