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22–23 May 2017: Training
23–25 May 2017: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK

Meet the Expert with Dean Wampler (Lightbend)

Dean Wampler (Lightbend)
12:0512:45 Thursday, 25 May 2017
Location: Capital Hall (N24) - O'Reilly booth - Table B

Dean will discuss trends in streaming data (so-called “fast data”), including Spark, Flink, Kafka, and even Scala, and explain what this means for Hadoop and emerging alternatives.

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Dean Wampler

Lightbend

Dean Wampler is the vice president of fast data engineering at Lightbend, where he leads the creation of the Lightbend Fast Data Platform, a distribution of scalable, distributed stream processing tools including Spark, Flink, Kafka, and Akka, with machine learning and management tools. Dean is the author of Programming Scala and Functional Programming for Java Developers and the coauthor of Programming Hive, all from O’Reilly. He is a contributor to several open source projects. A frequent Strata speaker, he’s also the co-organizer of several conferences around the world and several user groups in Chicago.