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Apache: Big Data Europe 2016
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Monday, November 14 • 15:30 - 16:20
Scalable Data Science in R and Apache Spark 2.0 - Felix Cheung, Committer

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R is a very popular platform for Data Science. Apache Spark is a highly scalable data platform. How could we have the best of both worlds? In this talk we will walkthrough many examples how several new features in Apache Spark 2.0.0 will enable this. We will also look at exciting changes coming next in Apache Spark 2.0.1 and 2.1.0.




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Felix Cheung

Principal Engineer, Microsoft
Felix Cheung is a Committer of Apache Spark and a PMC/Committer of Apache Zeppelin. He has been active in the Big Data space for 3+ years, he is a co-organizer of the Seattle Spark Meetup, presented several times and he was a teaching assistant to the very popular edx Introduction to Big Data with Apache Spark, and Scalable Machine Learning MOOCs in the summer of 2015. He had a tutorial session at ApacheCon: Big Data North America 2016



Monday November 14, 2016 15:30 - 16:20
Giralda I/II

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