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Christopher Nguyen, CEO & Co-Founder at Arimo, Inc.

Christopher Nguyen

CEO & Co-Founder, Arimo, Inc.

Christopher Nguyen is CEO and co-founder of Arimo, the leader in enterprise big apps. Previously, he served as engineering director of Google Apps and co-founded two successful startups. As a professor, Christopher co-founded the Computer Engineering program at HKUST. He earned his B.S. degree from the University of California-Berkeley summa cum laude, and a Ph.D. from Stanford, where he created the first standard-encoding Vietnamese software suite, authored RFC 1456, and contributed to Unicode 1.1. He is a co-creator of the open-source Distributed DataFrame project http://ddf.io.

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Distributed Tensor Flow on Spark: Scaling Google's Deep Learning Library

We took Google’s recently open sourced deep learning library called “TensorFlow”, which is single-machine, and built a distributed implementation on Spark. We did this by using the abstraction layer called “Distributed DataFrame”, or DDF. TensorFlow… Read more