Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
5–7 May, 2015 • London, UK
Dean Wampler

Dean Wampler
VP, Fast Data Engineering, Lightbend

Website | @deanwampler

Dean Wampler, Ph.D. is the architect for Big Data Products and Services for Typesafe. He builds scalable, distributed applications using Spark, Hadoop, Mesos, Scala, and the Typesafe Reactive Platform. He is the author of several books for O’Reilly on Scala, Hive, and Functional Programming. Dean is a contributor to several open source projects, and co-organizes several technology conferences and Chicago-based user groups.

Sessions

14:35–15:15 Thursday, 7/05/2015
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: Buckingham Room - Palace Suite
Dean Wampler (Lightbend)
Average rating: ****.
(4.70, 10 ratings)
Spark is often seen as a replacement for MapReduce in Hadoop systems, but Spark clusters can also be deployed and managed by Mesos. This talk explains how to use Mesos for Spark applications. Using example applications, we'll examine the pros and cons of using Mesos vs. Hadoop YARN as a data platform and discuss practical issues when running Spark on Mesos. Read more.
15:25–16:05 Thursday, 7/05/2015
Office Hour
Location: Table A
Dean Wampler (Lightbend)
If you have any questions about Spark, come by and talk to Dean about APIs, optimizations, and deployment scenarios with Mesos and Standalone. Read more.