Join more than 1,500 engineers, analysts, scientists, and business professionals for three days of in-depth learning and networking.
With over 70 sessions and six tracks to choose from, there’s content for every level and role.
Apache® Spark™ is a powerful open source processing engine built around speed, ease of use, and sophisticated analytics. It was started at UC Berkeley in 2009 and is now developed at the vendor-independent Apache Software Foundation. Since its release, Spark has seen rapid adoption by enterprises across a wide range of industries. Internet powerhouses such as Yahoo, eBay and Netflix have deployed Spark at massive scale, processing multiple petabytes of data on clusters of over 8,000 nodes. Apache Spark has also become the largest open source community in big data, with over 1000 contributors from 250+ organizations.
If you are an academic affiliated to a university, please apply for a free 2-day pass to the Spark Summit.
Applications will be accepted through January 2nd 2017. We will be announcing the free passes via email on January 9th.Apply Today
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