Yiannis Gkoufas, Software Engineer at IBM

Yiannis Gkoufas

Software Engineer, IBM

Yiannis Gkoufas works as a Research Software Engineer in IBM Research and Development in Dublin since December 2012. He received his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Athens University of Economics and Business. He has been working mainly with Java-based technologies on the backend. In the past few years he has been exploring Hadoop-related frameworks for large batch data processing.


SparkOscope: Enabling Apache Spark Optimization through Cross Stack Monitoring

During the last year, the team at IBM Research at Ireland has been using Apache Spark to perform analytics on large volumes of sensor data. These applications need to be executed on a daily basis,… Read more