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Carlos Guestrin

Carlos Guestrin
Director of Machine Learning | Amazon Professor of Machine Learning, University of Washington, Apple | University of Washington


Carlos is the CEO of GraphLab, and the Amazon Professor of Machine Learning in Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Washington. A world-recognized leader in the field of Machine Learning, Carlos was named one of the 2008 “Brilliant 10″ by Popular Science Magazine, received the 2009 IJCAI Computers and Thought Award for his contributions to Artificial Intelligence, and a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).


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Carlos Guestrin (Apple | University of Washington )
* Machine Learning * Graph Analytics and Databases * GraphLab Read more.
Hadoop & Beyond Murray Hill Suite
Carlos Guestrin (Apple | University of Washington ), Joseph Gonzalez (UC Berkeley)
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GraphLab is like Hadoop for graphs. Users express graph processing algorithms using a simple API and the GraphLab runtime efficiently executes that computation on multicore and distributed architectures. By leveraging advances in graph representation, asynchronous communication, and scheduling, GraphLab is able to achieve orders-of-magnitude performance gains over existing systems like Hadoop. Read more.


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