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Apache Spark Plus Many Other Frameworks: How Spark Fits into the Big Data Landscape



Paco Nathan keynotes on how Spark fits into the big data landscape, describing what other systems work with Spark, and explaining why Spark is needed in the future.


Paco Nathan is an Apache Spark open source evangelist with Databricks, and an advisor for Amplify Partners. He has expertise in distributed systems, machine learning, cloud computing, and functional programming. Paco is an O'Reilly author with a focus on enterprise data workflows and math literacy among execs. He received his BS Math Sci and MS Comp Sci degrees from Stanford University.

About the conference

This one-day event focused on practical business applications of Hadoop and technologies in the Hadoop ecosystem. Industry thought leaders shared emerging trends and best practices with users and developers to deliver valuable insights from some of today's most successful Hadoop deployments.

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Nov 09, 2014

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