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Badri Bhaskar, Machine Learning Scientist at Yahoo

Badri Bhaskar

Machine Learning Scientist, Yahoo

Badri Narayan Bhaskar is a Machine Learning Scientist specializing in distributed inference and optimization. He has developed scalable prediction algorithms for content ranking and recommendation, advertising click prediction and demographic inference at Yahoo and Networked Insights Inc on Hadoop, Spark and Storm clusters. He obtained his M.S and Ph.D in Electrical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin.

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Scaling Machine Learning To Billions Of Parameters

Apache Spark enables applications to efficiently process massive datasets. Its extensive machine learning libraries, such as MLlib, have showcased the power of the Spark system architecture and the elegance of its API. The existing Spark… Read more