Spark Saturday – Jumpstart with Apache Spark 2.x on Databricks

Jumpstart with Apache Spark 2.x on Databricks Apache Spark 2.0 and subsequent releases of Spark 2.1 and 2.2  have laid the foundation for many new features and functionality. Its main three themes—easier, faster, and smarter—are pervasive in its unified and

Free Workshop: Understanding Apache Spark

Come to this workshop to learn about Spark! Sponsored by Seattle Spark Meetup, Databricks, extraSlice – to be conducted by experienced Spark experts including our own rep from Databricks Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/understanding-spark-tickets-35440866586?aff=eac2    

Deep Learning, Streaming and Pattern Mining with Apache Spark

For this Apache Spark Meetup, we’re proud to announce that Matei Zaharia (Assistant Professor @ Stanford and Chief Technologist of Databricks) is going to present how to perform Deep Learning with Apache Spark. Later Jelte and Rutger will introduce us

Pre-Spark Summit Bay Area Apache Spark Meetup @ Moscone Center SF

Moscone Center, Rm 2014 Join us for an evening of Bay Area Apache Spark Meetup at the 10th Spark Summit featuring tech-talks about using Apache Spark at scale from Pepperdata’s CTO Sean Suchter, RISELab’sDan Crankshaw, and Databricks’ Spark committers and

Silicon Valley Machine Learning: May Meetup

Location: VISA Building M1 Auditorium Agenda: 6:30 – 6:50 pm Networking & Food 6:50 – 7:00 pm Welcome & Announcements 7:00 – 8:30 pm Three 30-mins presentations 8:30 – 8:45 pm Q&A 9:00 pm Doors Close Presentations: Designing Distributed Machine Learning on Apache Spark by Joseph Bradley

Spark London: Spark Strata Highlights!

A deep dive into Spark SQL’s Catalyst optimizer Speaker: Herman van Hövell tot Westerflier (Databricks) Abstract Catalyst is becoming one of the most important components in Apache Spark, as it underpins all the major new APIs in Spark 2.x, from DataFrames,

Bay Area Apache Spark Meetup @ Salesforce in Palo Alto

Join us for an evening of Bay Area Apache Spark Meetup, featuring tech-talks about using Apache Spark at scale from Salesforce’s Shu Das, Sandeep Prabhakar, and Sammy Nammari and Databricks’ Burak Yavuz. Thanks to Salesforce  for hosting and sponsoring this