Speaker

Brad Kaiser

Senior Software Engineer, IBM

Brad is a member of the Spark Technology Center at IBM. Before that he was a data engineer at The Weather Company where he built data pipelines using Spark, Cassandra, Hadoop, and Parquet. These have opened up terabytes of data to TWC’s data scientists and business analysts.

Sessions

Supporting Highly Multitenant Spark Notebook Workloads: Best Practices and Useful Patches

Notebooks: they enable our users, but they can cripple our clusters. Let’s fix that. Notebooks have soared in popularity at companies world-wide because they provide an easy, user-friendly way of accessing the cluster-computing power of… Read more