Hossein Falaki

Hossein Falaki
Software Engineer, Databricks Inc.

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Hossein Falaki is a software engineer at Databricks working on the next big thing. Prior to that he was a data scientist at Apple’s personal assistant, Siri. He graduated with Ph.D. in Computer Science from UCLA, where he was a member of the Center for Embedded Networked Sensing (CENS).

Sessions

Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 211
Paco Nathan (derwen.ai), Hossein Falaki (Databricks Inc.), Aaron Davidson (Databricks), Sameer Farooqui (Databricks), Alex Sicoe (Elsevier), Olivier Girardot (Lateral Thoughts)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 30 ratings)
Spark Camp: An Introduction to Apache Spark with Hands-on Tutorials. Read more.
Data Science
Location: 113
Hossein Falaki (Databricks Inc.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.07, 14 ratings)
Apache Spark enables interactive analysis of big data by reducing query latency to the range of human interactions through caching. Additionally, Spark’s unified programming model and diverse programming interfaces enable smooth integration with popular visualization tools, such as ggplot and matplotlib. We can use these to perform visual exploratory big data analysis with Spark. Read more.
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 127-128
Paco Nathan (derwen.ai), Aaron Davidson (Databricks), Sameer Farooqui (Databricks), Hossein Falaki (Databricks Inc.), Alex Sicoe (Elsevier), Olivier Girardot (Lateral Thoughts)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 2 ratings)
Join the Spark Team for an informal question and answer session. Read more.