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Make Data Work
December 1–3, 2015 • Singapore
Evan Chan

Evan Chan
Distinguished Software Engineer, Tuplejump

Website | @evanfchan

Evan Chan is a distinguished software engineer at Tuplejump. Evan loves to design, build, and improve bleeding-edge distributed data and backend systems using the latest open source technologies. He has led the design and implementation of multiple big data platforms based on Storm, Spark, Kafka, Cassandra, and Scala/Akka, including a columnar real-time distributed query engine. Evan is an active contributor to the Apache Spark project, a DataStax Cassandra MVP, and cocreator and maintainer of the open source Spark Job Server. He is a big believer in GitHub, open source, and meetups and has given talks at various conferences, including Spark Summit, Cassandra Summit, FOSS4G, and Scala Days.


1:30pm–2:10pm Thursday, 12/03/2015
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 328-329 Level: Intermediate
Evan Chan (Tuplejump)
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This talk will show architectures and techniques for combining Apache Cassandra and Spark to yield a 10-1000x improvement in OLAP analytical performance, and introduce a new open source database that takes advantage of these techniques. Read more.