Speaker

Erik Erlandson, Software Engineer at Red Hat

Erik Erlandson

Software Engineer, Red Hat

Erik Erlandson is a Software Engineer at Red Hat, where he investigates analytics use cases and scalable deployments for Apache Spark in the cloud. He also consults on internal data science and analytics projects. Erik is a contributor to Apache Spark and other open source projects in the Spark ecosystem, including the Spark on Kubernetes community project, Algebird and Scala.

Sessions

BoF Discussion-Apache Spark on Kubernetes

Come learn about the community development project to add a native Kubernetes scheduling back-end to Apache Spark! Network with community members interested in running Spark on Kubernetes. Learn how to run Spark jobs on your…

One-Pass Data Science In Apache Spark With Generative T-Digests

The T-Digest has earned a reputation as a highly efficient and versatile sketching data structure; however, its applications as a fast generative model are less appreciated. Several common algorithms from machine learning use randomization of… Read more