Speaker

Erik Erlandson, Senior Software Engineer at Red Hat

Erik Erlandson

Senior Software Engineer, Red Hat

Erik Erlandson is a Senior Software Engineer at Red Hat, where he investigates analytics use cases and scalable deployments for Apache Spark on clustering and cloud-enabled environments. Erik also consults on internal data science and analytics projects. He is a contributor to Apache Spark and other open source projects in the Spark ecosystem, including Algebird, Scala and Silex.

Sessions

BoF Discussion-Apache Spark on Kubernetes

Come learn about the community development project to add a native Kubernetes scheduling back-end to Apache Spark! Meet contributors and network with community members interested in running Spark on Kubernetes. Learn how to run Spark…

Smart Scalable Feature Reduction With Random Forests

Modern datacenters and IoT networks generate a wide variety of telemetry that makes excellent fodder for machine learning algorithms. Combined with feature extraction and expansion techniques such as word2vec or polynomial expansion, these data yield… Read more