Ashwin Shankar, Senior Software Engineer at Netflix

Ashwin Shankar

Senior Software Engineer, Netflix

Ashwin Shankar is an Apache Hadoop and Spark contributor. He is a Senior Software Engineer at Netflix and is passionate about developing features and debugging problems in large scale distributed systems. Ashwin holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.


Netflix - Productionizing Spark On Yarn For ETL At Petabyte Scale

Apache Spark claims to outperform Hadoop by a huge margin for iterative machine learning workloads. But how does Spark on YARN perform for ETL jobs in a multitenant environment with hundreds of users, thousands of… Read more