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Make Data Work
Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA
Jim Scott

Jim Scott
Head of Developer Relations, Data Science, NVIDIA


Jim Scott is the head of developer relations, data science, at NVIDIA. He’s passionate about building combined big data and blockchain solutions. Over his career, Jim has held positions running operations, engineering, architecture, and QA teams in the financial services, regulatory, digital advertising, IoT, manufacturing, healthcare, chemicals, and geographical management systems industries. Jim has built systems that handle more than 50 billion transactions per day, and his work with high-throughput computing at Dow was a precursor to more standardized big data concepts like Hadoop. Jim is also the cofounder of the Chicago Hadoop Users Group (CHUG).


11:30am–12:10pm Thursday, 02/19/2015
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 230 C
Jim Scott (NVIDIA)
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Processing data from social media streams and sensors devices in real-time is becoming increasingly prevalent and there are plenty open source solutions to choose from. To help practitioners decide what to use when we compare three popular Apache projects allowing to do stream processing: Apache Storm, Apache Spark and Apache Samza. Read more.