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Matei Zaharia

CTO, Databricks

Matei Zaharia is an assistant professor of computer science at MIT and CTO of Databricks. He started the Spark project at UC Berkeley and continues to serve as Spark’s vice president at Apache.


Spark Community Update

Apache Spark continues to grow quickly, with new features including data frames, R support, and machine learning pipelines added in the past few releases. We’re also seeing fast diversification of the user community, with exciting…