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Scott Shaw

Scott Shaw is a Solutions Engineer at Hortonworks. He has over fifteen years of experience in data management, working as an Oracle and SQL Server DBA and as a consultant on Microsoft business intelligence projects utilizing both Tabular and OLAP models. Shaw is a corporate trainer, university teacher, and speaker on distributed computing, big data concepts, business intelligence, Pig, Hive, and SQL Server. Shaw is the author of two previous Apress books, Beginning T-SQL and Pro T-SQL Programming. Shaw took his bachelor's at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champagne, his masters' at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, and his MS in Management Information Systems at the University of Missouri-Saint Louis. He is an MCSA and MCT.

Scott Shaw's Books

Practical Hive

Practical Hive

  • Publication Date: January 27, 2016
  • ISBN13: 978-1-484202-72-2
  • Price: $27.99

Your go-to resource for moving traditional relational databases into Hive, a Hadoop-based data warehousing product. Author Scott Shaw, an eminent big data expert, takes you through learning HiveQL, the SQL-like language specific to Hive, to analyze, export, and massage the data stored across your Hadoop environment. From deploying Hive on your hardware or virtual machine and setting up its initial configuration to learning how Hive interacts with Hadoop, MapReduce, and other big data technologies, Practical Hive gives you a detailed treatment of the software. Learn More …

Beginning T-SQL

Beginning T-SQL

  • Publication Date: August 18, 2014
  • ISBN13: 978-1-484200-47-6
  • Price: $34.99

Beginning T-SQL is a performance-oriented introduction to the T-SQL language that underlies Microsoft’s SQL Server 2012 and 2014.

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Pro T-SQL 2012 Programmer's Guide

Pro T-SQL 2012 Programmer's Guide

  • Publication Date: September 25, 2012
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-4596-4
  • Price: $34.99

Pro T–SQL 2012 Programmer’s Guide is every developer’s key to making full use of SQL Server 2012’s powerful, built–in Transact–SQL language. Learn More …

Beginning T-SQL 2012 - Print

Beginning T-SQL 2012 - Print

  • Publication Date: July 3, 2012
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3704-4
  • Price: $49.99

Beginning T-SQL 2012 is the first step toward learning the T-SQL language that underlies Microsoft’s SQL Server database engine. Learn More …

Beginning T-SQL 2012

Beginning T-SQL 2012

  • Publication Date: July 3, 2012
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3704-4
  • Price: $34.99

Beginning T-SQL 2012 is the first step toward learning the T-SQL language that underlies Microsoft’s SQL Server database engine. Learn More …