A Guide to Data Engineering Talks at Spark + AI Summit 2019

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Selected highlights from the new track Big data practitioners grapple with data quality issues and data pipeline complexities—it’s the bane of their existence. Whether you are chartered with advanced analytics, developing new machine learning models, providing operational reporting or managing the data infrastructure, the concern with data quality is a common theme. Data engineers, in […]

A Guide to Developer, Deep Dive, and Continuous Streaming Applications Talks at Spark + AI Summit

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In January 2013 when Stephen O’Grady, an analyst at RedMonk, published “The New Kingmakers: How Developers Conquered the World,” the book’s central argument (then and still now) universally resonated with an emerging open-source community. He convincingly charts developers’ movement “out of the shadows and into the light as new influencers on society’s [technical landscape].” Using […]

5 Reasons to Become an Apache Spark Expert

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Apache Spark™ has fast become the most popular unified analytics engine for big data and machine learning. It was originally developed at UC Berkeley in 2009 by the team who later founded Databricks. Since its release, Apache Spark has seen rapid adoption. Today’s most cutting-edge companies such as Apple, Netflix, Facebook, and Uber have deployed Spark […]

A Guide to AI, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning Talks at Spark + AI 2019

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To a good degree, this back-of-the-envelope flowchart, by Karen Hao of MIT Technology Review, charts to elucidate what constitutes the use of AI in the grand scheme of things. source: https://www.technologyreview.com/s/612404/is-this-ai-we-drew-you-a-flowchart-to-work-it-out/ While many conferences may not have a flowchart to select sessions to identify what’s AI, the sessions, though, do speak to technical aspects that […]

A Guide to AI, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning Talks at Spark + AI Summit Europe

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Within a couple of years of its release as an open-source machine learning and deep learning framework, TensorFlow has seen an amazing rate of adoption. Consider the number of stars on its github page: over 105K; look at the number of contributors: 1500+; and observe its growing penetration and pervasiveness in verticals: from medical imaging […]

A Guide to Developer, Apache Spark Use Cases, and Deep Dives Talks at Spark + AI Summit

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Apache Spark is tackling new frontiers through innovations by unifying new workloads. This enables developers to combine data and AI to develop intelligent applications. Developers come to this summit not just to hear about innovations from contributors. They come to share their use cases, experiences, and absorb knowledge. @matei_zaharia just announced support of #kubernetes in […]

A Guide to TensorFlow Talks at Spark + AI Summit 2018

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Within a couple of years of its release as an open-source machine learning and deep learning framework, TensorFlow has seen an amazing rate of adoption. Consider the number of stars on its github page: 98+K; look at the number of contributors: 1500+; and observe its growing penetration and pervasiveness in verticals: from medical imaging to […]

5 Reasons to Attend Spark + AI Summit

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Spark + AI Summit will be held in San Francisco on June 4-6, 2018. Check out the full agenda and get your ticket before it sells out! Register today with the discount code 5Reasons and get 15% off. Convergence of Knowledge For any Apache Spark enthusiast, these summits are the convergence of Spark knowledge. Used […]