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Spark -- fast and easy processing of Big Data  

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3:30 PM Saturday
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Apache Spark has been gaining a lot of momentum in the Big Data world. Spark offers efficient processing of data by taking advantage of in-memory data. Spark is better suited for quick iterative algorithms in machine learning. This talk will introduce Spark to audience. We will compare and contrast it with Hadoop and show a quick demo. ---

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Sujee Maniyam

Sujee has been developing software for 15 years. He is a hands-on expert on Hadoop, NoSQL and Cloud technologies. He consults and teaches Big Data technologies. Sujee has authored a few open source projects and has contributed to Hadoop project. He is an author of open source Hadoop book called ‘Hadoop illuminated’ Sujee is the founder of ‘Big Data Gurus’ meetup in San Jose, CA. He has presented at various meetups and conferences.
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