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December 5-6, 2016: Training
December 6–8, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
Holden Karau

Holden Karau
Software Engineer, Independent


Holden Karau is a software development engineer at IBM and is active in open source. Prior to IBM, she worked on a variety of big data, search, and classification problems at Alpine, Databricks, Google, Foursquare, and Amazon. Holden is the author of Learning Spark and has assisted with Spark workshops. She graduated from the University of Waterloo with a bachelors of mathematics in computer science.


12:05pm–12:45pm Thursday, December 8, 2016
Spark & beyond
Location: 321/322 Level: Intermediate
Tags: streaming
Holden Karau (Independent), Seth Hendrickson (Cloudera)
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 6 ratings)
Holden Karau and Seth Hendrickson demonstrate how to do streaming machine learning using Spark's new Structured Streaming and walk you through creating your own streaming model. Read more.
1:45pm–2:25pm Thursday, December 8, 2016
Location: Table B
Holden Karau (Independent)
Curious about Structured Streaming or Spark performance in general? Come and chat with Holden about Spark best practices, contributing to Spark, or really anything Spark related. Read more.