Speaker

Kyle Pistor, Solutions Architect at Databricks

Kyle Pistor

Solutions Architect, Databricks

Kyle Pistor is a Solutions Architect at Databricks where he helps customers deploy and run Apache Spark. Kyle focuses on implementing and optimizing Spark for ETL and big data warehousing. Kyle received his BS in Mechanical Engineering and MS in Electrical Engineering from Santa Clara University.

Sessions

Keeping Spark on Track: Productionizing Spark for ETL

ETL is the first phase when building a big data processing platform. Data is available from various sources and formats, and transforming the data into a compact binary format (Parquet, ORC, etc.) allows Apache Spark… Read more