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Make Data Work
March 28–29, 2016: Training
March 29–31, 2016: Conference
San Jose, CA
Bin Fan

Bin Fan
Software Engineer, Alluxio

Bin Fan is a software engineer at Alluxio and a PMC member of the Alluxio project. Previously, Bin worked at Google, building next-generation storage infrastructure, where he won Google’s technical infrastructure award. He holds a PhD in computer science from Carnegie Mellon University.


11:50am–12:30pm Wednesday, 03/30/2016
Spark & Beyond

Location: 230 A
Tags: real-time
Bin Fan (Alluxio), Haojun Wang (Baidu)
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Baidu runs Alluxio in production with hundreds of nodes managing petabytes of data. Bin Fan and Haojun Wang demonstrate how Alluxio improves big data analytics (ad hoc query)—Baidu experienced a 30x performance improvement—and explain how Baidu leverages Alluxio in its machine-learning architecture and how it uses Alluxio to manage heterogeneous storage resources. Read more.