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Vinoth Chandar

Software Engineer, Uber

Vinoth is currently an engineer on the big data platform team at Uber. Over the last six years, he has worked on various distributed data systems such as log based replication, HPC, and stream processing. More recently, as the lead engineer for Voldemort (key value store), he helped build out data-as-a-service at LinkedIn. At Uber, he has been primarily focused on building a real-time pipeline for ingesting database change logs into Hadoop for batch and stream processing.


Sqoop on Spark for Data Ingestion

Apache Sqoop has been used primarily for transfer of data between relational databases and HDFS, leveraging the Hadoop Mapreduce engine. Recently the Sqoop community has made changes to allow data transfer across any two data…