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Anand Iyer, Senior Product Manager at Cloudera

Anand Iyer

Senior Product Manager, Cloudera

Anand Iyer is a senior product manager at Cloudera. His primary areas of focus are platforms for real-time streaming, apache spark, and tools for data ingestion into hadoop. Before joining Cloudera, he worked as an engineer at LinkedIn, where he applied machine learning techniques to improve the relevance and personalization of LinkedIn’s Feed. Anand has extensive experience in leveraging big data platforms to deliver products that delight customers. He has a master’s in computer science from Stanford and a bachelor’s from the University of Arizona.

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Livy: A REST Web Service For Apache Spark

Livy is an open source Apache licensed REST web service for managing long running Spark Contexts and submitting Spark jobs. It is a joint development effort by Cloudera and Microsoft. Livy solves a fundamental architectural… Read more