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Make Data Work
March 13–14, 2017: Training
March 14–16, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Sridhar Alla

Sridhar Alla
Cofounder and CTO, BlueWhale


Sridhar Alla is cofounder and CTO at BlueWhale, which brings together the worlds of big data and artificial intelligence to provide comprehensive solutions to meet the business needs of organizations of all sizes. He and his team are cloud and tool agnostic and strive to embed themselves into the workstream to provide strategic and technical assistance, with solutions such as predictive modeling and analytics, capacity planning, forecasting, anomaly detection, advanced NLP, chatbot development, SAS to Python migration, and deep learning-based model building and operationalization. Sridhar is also the author of three books and an avid presenter at conferences including Strata, Hadoop World, Spark Summit and others.


4:20pm5:00pm Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Real-time applications, Stream processing and analytics
Location: LL20 A Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Architecture, Media, Platform
Sridhar Alla (BlueWhale), Shekhar Agrawal (Comcast)
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Sridhar Alla and Shekhar Agrawal explain how Comcast built the largest Kudu cluster in the world (scaling to PBs of storage) and explore the new kinds of analytics being performed there, including real-time processing of 1 trillion events and joining multiple reference datasets on demand. Read more.