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Make Data Work
Oct 15–17, 2014 • New York, NY
Helena Edelson

Helena Edelson
Senior Software Engineer, Apple


Committer to several open source projects including the Spark Cassandra Connector, Cassandra Kafka Connector, a previous contributor to Akka (2 new features in Akka Cluster), Spring Integration and several others. She is also a speaker at international Big Data and Scala conferences: Kafka Summit, Spark Summit (EU and NYC), Strata (NYC and San Jose), Reactive Summit, QCon SF, Scala Days (EU and US), Scala World and Philly Emerging Technology. Currently a Senior Software Engineer in Distributed Systems at Apple.


9:00am–12:30pm Wednesday, 10/15/2014
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 1 E05
Patrick McFadin (Datastax), Helena Edelson (Apple)
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Apache Cassandra has proven to be one of the best solutions for storing and retrieving time series data. Add in Apache Spark and Kafka, you have an amazing time series solution. We will talk data models, go through deployment and code to build a functional, real-time application. Languages used: Java, Scala Read more.