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Sameer Farooqui

Client Services Engineer, Databricks

Sameer Farooqui is a Client Services Engineer at Databricks where he focuses on training and curriculum development. Prior to that, he was a freelance big data + NoSQL consultant and trainer. Before freelancing, Sameer was a Systems Architect at Hortonworks, an Emerging Data Platforms Consultant at Accenture R&D and an Enterprise Solutions Specialist at Symantec (VERITAS division).


Training:Advanced: Exploring Wikipedia with Spark

The real power and value proposition of Apache Spark is in building a unified use case that combines ETL, batch analytics, real­time stream analysis, machine learning, graph processing and visualizations. In class we will explore…