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Make Data Work
September 26–27, 2016: Training
September 27–29, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY

Big data processing with Hadoop and Spark, the Uber way

Praveen Murugesan (Uber Technologies Inc)
2:55pm–3:35pm Wednesday, 09/28/2016
Hadoop use cases
Location: Hall 1B Level: Beginner
Average rating: ***..
(3.67, 12 ratings)

Prerequisite knowledge

  • A general understanding of the Hadoop and Spark ecosystems
  • What you'll learn

  • Learn how data infrastructure is used in a mission critical way to power Uber's daily operations and incredible growth
  • Description

    Praveen Murugesan explains how Uber leverages Hadoop and Spark as the cornerstones of its data infrastructure. Praveen details the current data architecture at Uber and outlines some of the unique challenges with data processing Uber faced as well as its approach to solving some key issues in order to continue to power Uber’s real-time marketplace.

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    Praveen Murugesan

    Uber Technologies Inc

    Praveen Murugesan runs the Hadoop Platform team at Uber, which offers a data platform supporting large-scale data processing and interactive SQL as a service to the company. Previously, Praveen was part of the core infrastructure team at Salesforce that built out the messaging platform for enterprise customers.

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    Chaks Sam
    10/26/2016 4:09pm EDT

    Praveen Murugesan, Is it possible to have the link to your recorded session?

    09/28/2016 5:21pm EDT

    Where do i get this presentation?