Paco Nathan

Paco Nathan
Director, O'Reilly Learning, O'Reilly Media

Website | @pacoid

O’Reilly author (Enterprise Data Workflows with Cascading and the new Just Enough Math) and a “player/coach” who’s led innovative Data teams building large-scale apps. OSS evangelist for Apache Spark (Databricks), workshop instructor (Global Data Geeks), advisor to Zettacap, Amplify Partners, The Data Guild. Expert in machine learning, cluster computing, and Enterprise use cases for Big Data. Interests: Spark, Mesos, PMML, Open Data, Cascalog, Scalding, Python for analytics, NLP.

Sessions

Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 211
Paco Nathan (O'Reilly Media), 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.
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 212
Paco Nathan (O'Reilly Media)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 10 ratings)
Apache Spark: Streaming case studies based on interviews with the dev teams, compared and contrasted with alternative open source projects, plus an open source example that demonstrates integration of Spark Streaming, Spark SQL, and Tachyon within a single app. Read more.
Office Hours
Location: Table B
Paco Nathan (O'Reilly Media)
Paco is ready to answer all of your Spark-related questions, including those related to PySpark, Spark SQL, Spark Streaming, and Spark integration with Cassandra. Read more.
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 127-128
Paco Nathan (O'Reilly Media), 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.