Unlocking your Hadoop data with Apache Spark and CDH5

This is an Introductory session showcasing real world implementations of working with Spark within the context of your Big Data Infrastructure.  The session will be demo heavy and slide light focusing on getting your development environments up and running including getting up and running, configuration issues, SparkSQL vs. Hive, etc. 

We also have swag from Cloudera and DataBricks! 


6:00-6:30pm: Come on up to Facebook Seattle HQ

6:30-7:00pm: Configuring and Deploying Spark on YARN with Cloudera Manager  (Special Guest: Kostas from Cloudera)

7:00pm-7:45pm: Introductory Spark scenarios at Concur

• Quick primer on our expense receipt scenario 

• Connecting to Spark on your CDH5.1 cluster 

• Quick demos 

 – Pig vs. Hive

 – SparkSQL 

• Tableau connecting to SparkSQL (Special Guest: Jeff from Tableau)

• Deep Dive demo

 – MLLib: SVD 

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  • Amanda C.

    Good breadth of material covered.

    1 · November 20

  • Denny L.

    For those who want to attend this session, please sign the FB Confidential Agreement at http://files.meetup.com/12063092/Facebook%20Site%20Visitor%20NDA%202012a%20%28eng%29.pdf and bring it with you to the event. Thanks!

    September 15

    • Denny L.

      Please note that you should be able to open it if logged into Meetup. If you cannot, no worries as we will have extra copies at FB.

      November 19

    • Christina H.

      I was able to download from Steve's link. Thanks

      November 19

  • Verrol A.

    I am in the Bay Area, is it possible to join this MeetUp remotely?

    November 19

    • Prasad

      Those who will not be able to make it, but have RSVPd, can you please cancel ur RSVP? Thanks.

      1 · November 19

    • Verrol A.

      Will the a recording be posted after?

      November 19

  • Deborah S.

    Do we need NDA for November 19 meetup at Facebook? Cannot access the document from September.

    November 19

    • Deborah S.

      I was able to access the NDA through the recent email.

      November 19

  • Ethan S.

    I am currently on the waitlist and is it possible that I can attend this one?

    October 3

    • Farah Mariam A.

      A group of folks (20+) is interested in this session. Could you let me know if there is a plan to have it on the eastside. If you need a location I can help with that, we could host it at the eBay office in downtown Bellevue

      November 7

    • Denny L.

      Hi Farah - we plan to have a eastside session but not sure when we will do this. I may take you up on that offer by the way. Thanks! Denny

      2 · November 7

  • Mani

    Data engg

    July 18

  • Peter R.

    Here to learn!

    1 · May 13

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