Big Data TechCon | April 26-28, 2015 | Boston, MA
Boston 2015 Keynotes

 

 

KEYNOTE: MONDAY, APRIL 27, 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm

Simplifying Big Data Analysis with Apache Spark


Keynote-ArpanShahMatei Zaharia is an assistant professor in computer science at MIT and CTO of Databricks, the company commercializing Apache Spark. He started the Spark project at UC Berkeley in 2009 when he was a PhD student and continues to serve as its vice president at Apache. Matei has also contributed to other open source projects in the large-scale data processing space, including Apache Mesos and Apache Hadoop.