Speaker

Gil Vernik, Researcher at IBM Corporation

Gil Vernik

Researcher, IBM Corporation

Gil is a researcher in IBM, storage clouds, security, and analytics group. He received his PhD degree in Mathematics from the University of Haifa and completed a post doctoral position in Germany. In IBM he works with Apache Spark, Hadoop, Object Stores, no-SQL databases. He has more than 25 years of experience as a code developer, both server side and client side, knows Java, Python, Scala, C/C++, and Erlang.

Sessions

Very Large Data Files, Object Stores, and Deep Learning—Lessons Learned While Looking for Signs of Extra-Terrestrial Life

In this session, IBM will present details on advanced Apache Spark analytics currently being performed through a collaborative project with the SETI Institute, NASA, Swinburne University, Stanford University and IBM. The Allen Telescope Array in… Read more