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March 28–29, 2016: Training
March 29–31, 2016: Conference
San Jose, CA
Reynold Xin

Reynold Xin
Cofounder, Databricks


Reynold Xin is a cofounder and chief architect at Databricks as well as an Apache Spark PMC member and release manager for Spark’s 2.0 release. Prior to Databricks, Reynold was pursuing a PhD at the UC Berkeley AMPLab, where he worked on large-scale data processing.


11:00am–11:40am Wednesday, 03/30/2016
Spark & Beyond

Location: 210 A/E
Reynold Xin (Databricks)
Average rating: ****.
(4.36, 28 ratings)
Reynold Xin reviews Spark’s adoption and development in 2015. Reynold then looks to the future to outline three major technology trends—the integration of streaming systems and enterprise data infrastructure, cloud computing and elasticity, and the rise of new hardware—discuss the major efforts to address these trends, and explore their implications for Spark users. Read more.
1:50pm–2:30pm Thursday, 03/31/2016
Ask Me Anything

Location: 211 A-C
Tags: real-time
Reynold Xin (Databricks), Tathagata Das (Databricks), michael dddd (Databricks)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 2 ratings)
Join the Spark team for an informal Q&A session. Apache Spark architects Reynold Xin, Tathagata Das, and Michael Armbrust will be on hand to field a wide range of detailed questions. Even if you don’t have a specific question, join in to hear what others are asking. Read more.