Lawrence Chernin describes best practices and validation methods used to deal with large unstructured data, including a suite of unit tests covering the implementations of algorithmic equations.
Beach Clark talks about the technological and cultural challenges of turning data science into a vital part of the business model at Georgia Aquarium.
Alok Aggarwal overviews Artificial Intelligence and discusses a use case, “Voice of Cancer Patients” that uses ML and NLP algorithms to analyze unstructured text written by cancer patients.
Dave Syer shows how Spring Cloud Cluster provides a simple abstraction for leader election and how it is implemented using Zookeeper, Hazelcast and etc.
The panelists discuss how Data Science can help solve various problems for business.
Rohit Kelapure provides guidance and best practices in migrating monolithic mainframe apps and data including JCLs wrapped in CICS and IMS using Spring components like Spring Data Flow, Cloud, Batch.
Jonathan Gray introduces Hydrator, an open source framework and user interface for creating data lakes for building and managing data pipelines on Spark, MapReduce, Spark Streaming and Tigon.
Ali Jalali presents how to develop a machine learning predictive analytics engine for big data analytics.
Amar Sharma talks about NBC Universal Microservices infrastructure and how the new way they approach software development has equipped them to make better decisions about product investment.
John Billings talks about winning over those skeptical about the benefits of microservices along with tips on caching, failure, interface changes, etc. for building a distributed system architecture.
Casey West talks about anti-patterns and corresponding best practices based on his experience building application infrastructure and platforms, as well as the applications which are deployed to them.
Sameer Farooqui demos connecting to the live stream of Wikipedia edits, building a dashboard showing what’s happening with Wikipedia datasets and how people are using them in real time.