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Make Data Work
March 5–6, 2018: Training
March 6–8, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA

Ilan Filonenko
Software Engineering Intern, Bloomberg LP


Ilan Filonenko is a four-time returning engineering intern at Bloomberg LP, where he has designed and architected distributed systems at both the application and infrastructure level. Previously, Ilan was an engineering consultant and technical lead in various startups and research divisions across multiple industry verticals, including medicine, hospitality, finance, and music. Ilan’s current research studies algorithmic, software, and hardware techniques for high-performance machine learning, with a focus on optimizing stochastic algorithms such as stochastic gradient descent (SGD).


4:20pm5:00pm Thursday, March 8, 2018
Kimoon Kim (Pepperdata), Ilan Filonenko (Bloomberg LP)
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There is growing interest in running Spark natively on Kubernetes, and Spark data is often stored in HDFS. Kimoon Kim and Ilan Filonenko explain how to make Spark on Kubernetes work seamlessly with HDFS by addressing challenges such as HDFS data locality and secure HDFS support. Read more.