Weiqing Yang, Software Engineer at Hortonworks

Weiqing Yang

Software Engineer, Hortonworks

Weiqing has been working in the Apache Hadoop ecosystem since 2015 and is a Spark/HBase/Ambari/Hadoop contributor. She is currently a software engineer in Spark team at Hortonworks. Before that, she obtained a Master Degree in Computational Data Science from Carnegie Mellon University. In 2011-2013, she was a software engineer at Schlumberger. At that time, she was working on a real-time acquisition system designed for field engineers to acquire and process various types of underground data.


Apache Spark—Apache HBase Connector: Feature Rich and Efficient Access to HBase through Spark SQL

Both Spark and HBase are widely used, but how to use them together with high performance and simplicity is a very challenging topic. Spark HBase Connector(SHC) provides feature rich and efficient access to HBase through… Read more