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Make Data Work
September 25–26, 2017: Training
September 26–28, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY

Wei Yan
Software Engineer, Uber

Wei Yan is a senior engineer at Uber, where he builds data processing and querying systems that scale along with Uber’s hypergrowth.

Sessions

11:20am12:00pm Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Data engineering, Data Engineering & Architecture
Location: 1A 23/24 Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Geospatial, Logistics, Platform
Zhenxiao Luo (Twitter), Wei Yan (Uber)
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Uber's geospatial data is increasing exponentially as the company grows. As a result, its big data systems must also grow in scalability, reliability, and performance to support business decisions, user recommendations, and experiments for geospatial data. Zhenxiao Luo and Wei Yan explain how Uber runs geospatial analysis efficiently in its big data systems, including Hadoop, Hive, and Presto. Read more.