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Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA

Office Hour with Dean Wampler (Typesafe)

Dean Wampler (Anyscale)
4:00pm–4:40pm Thursday, 02/19/2015
Office Hour
Location: Table C

Meet with Dean to discuss all things Spark:

  • Effective use of Spark
  • Effective Scala for Spark
  • Spark Streaming and SQL
  • Spark on Mesos, the Hadoop alternative
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Dean Wampler


Dean Wampler is the Big Data Architect for Typesafe. He builds scalable, distributed, “Big Data” applications using the Typesafe Reactive Platform, Spark, Mesos, and other tools. He is the author of Programming Scala, Second Edition, the co-author of Programming Hive, and the author of Functional Programming for Java Developers, all from O’Reilly. Dean is a contributor to several open-source projects and he is the co-organizer of several Big Data and Scala conferences and user groups in Chicago. Dean can be found on twitter @deanwampler.