Speaker

Hossein Falaki, Software Engineer at Databricks

Hossein Falaki

Software Engineer, Databricks

Hossein Falaki is a software engineer and data scientist at Databricks, working on the next big thing. Prior to that he was a data scientist at Apple’s personal assistant, Siri. He graduated with a Ph.D. in Computer Science from UCLA, where he was a member of the Center for Embedded Networked Sensing (CENS).

Sessions

Apache SparkR Under the Hood: How to Debug your SparkR Applications

SparkR is a new and evolving interface to Apache Spark. It offers a wide range of APIs and capabilities to Data Scientists and Statisticians. Being a distributed system with a JVM core some R users… Read more