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Make Data Work
Oct 15–17, 2014 • New York, NY
Hossein Falaki

Hossein Falaki
Software Engineer, Databricks Inc.


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).


1:45pm–2:25pm Friday, 10/17/2014
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 1 E20/1 E21
Hossein Falaki (Databricks Inc.)
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We will demonstrate how to combine visual tools with Spark to apply three specific techniques to visually explore big data using a) summarize and visualize, b) sample and visualize, and c) model and visualize. We will use a real big dataset, such as Wikipedia traffic logs, to demonstrate these techniques in a live demo. Read more.