David Talby

David Talby
CTO, Pacific AI

Website | @davidtalby

David Talby has extensive experience in building & operating web-scale search and business platforms, as well as building world-class, agile, distributed teams. Previously he was with Microsoft’s Bing group where he was a Principal Group Manager leading all business operations for Bing Shopping in the US and Europe, managing teams in Seattle, India and several European countries. Prior to Microsoft, David worked at Amazon both in Seattle and in the UK where he built and ran distributed teams which helped scale Amazon’s financial systems. David is a veteran of the Israeli Air Force and he holds a PhD in Computer Science along with two masters degrees in Science and Business Administration respectively, all of which were obtained at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. In addition, David has taught courses on Object Oriented Design; Software Design; Distributed algorithms; advanced programing and system analysis; operating systems; systems programming and marketing at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Hadassah College of Technology, Jerusalem. David has 23 published papers & patents to date

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Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 212
Claudiu Barbura (Ubix), David Talby (Pacific AI)
Average rating: ***..
(3.31, 13 ratings)
Live demo of building an intelligent big data application from a web console. The tools and APIs behind are built on top of Spark, Shark, Tachyon, Mesos, Aurora, Cassandra, iPython and include: ELT pipeline (ingestion and transformation), data warehouse explorer, export to NoSql and generated APIs, predictive model building, training and publishing, dashboard UI, monitoring and instrumentation Read more.