Spark and Distributed Computing | 16.02.2017

Speaker: Demi Ben-Ari, Co-Founder & VP R&D @ Panorays

The world has changed and having one huge server won’t do the job anymore, when you’re talking about vast amounts of data, growing all the time the ability to Scale Out would be your savior. Apache Spark is a fast and general engine for big data processing, with built-in modules for streaming, SQL, machine learning and graph processing.

This lecture will be about the basics of Apache Spark and distributed computing and the development tools needed to have a functional environment.