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  • Keeping Spark on Track: Best Practices Using Apache Spark in Production
Python, Apache  Spark, distributed processing framework, machine learning, exploratory  SQL,, numpy, pandas
  • Location:
Robert H Loyola University Water Tower Campus (Chicago/Michigan Area)
111 E. Pearson Street, Chicago IL 60611
Beane Ballroom (13th Floor, Lewis Towers) Campus map
Admission: Free, General Admission, open to the public
Monday, February 13, 2017
5:45 pm (Social Hour, light refreshments)
6:30 pm Presentation
  • Speakers:  Miklos Christine
is a solutions architect for Databricks where he helps customers  deploy  and use Apache Spark to build batch and streaming applications.  Miklos  was previously a systems engineer at Cloudera where he helped  strategic  customers deploy and use the Apache Hadoop ecosystem in  production. He  has contributed to several projects in the open source  community and  holds a BS in electrical engineering and computer  sciences from the  University of California-Berkeley.
  • Summary:
The  purpose of this talk is to share best practices learned while  developing Apache Spark workflows in production across various  industries. Apache Spark is a popular distributed processing framework  that allows organizations to analyze multiple streams of data for  machine learning and exploratory SQL workloads. We will discuss  debugging tips, best practices for transforming datasets, and discuss  integrating with existing libraries such as numpy and pandas. Code  examples will be shared in python.
There will be refreshments catered thanks to the good people @databricks.
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Robert Hernandez Greg Neumarke Harsh Verma Todd Chapin Sebastian Borza Tara Raj Aygerim Sauletkhan David Zhu Karl Herleman Xi He Katherine McClintic Shannon Kraemer Marc Temkin Sebastian Borza tracey.hughes@neoacmchapter.org robert.j.chong@gmail.com menglanj@andrew.cmu.edu Aarti Bagul Carlos Guzman lumjjb@gmail.com

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