Spark Summit

Spark Summit 2017

The Machine Learning Track at Spark Summit

Spark Summit 2017 kicks off in less than two weeks with a program that includes more than 175 talks led by top experts in the Apache Spark ecosystem. From developer tutorials and research demos to real-world case studies and data science applications, these 5 sessions will take your machine learning skills to the next level. 5 Machine Learning talks to check out at Spark Summit 2017: Apache Spark MLlib’s Past Trajectory and New Directions (Joseph Bradley, Databricks) – This talk...


MemSQL Guide to Spark Summit 2016

Spark Summit 2016 kicks off this week with more than 90 sessions and five tracks to choose from in the heart of San Francisco. The three day marathon of learning, which includes an entire day dedicated to Spark Training, attracts more than 2,500 engineers, business professionals, scientists, and analytic enthusiasts from across the country. https://spark-summit.org/2016 Hilton San Francisco 333 O’Farrell St, San Francisco, CA 94102 USA Throughout the show, speakers will address the different...


Spark Summit East 2016

Real-Time Solutions Take Center Stage at Spark Summit East 2016

We spent last week in New York at Spark Summit East talking with the visionaries and data architects using Apache Spark. PowerStream Demo At the show we introduced PowerStream, an Internet of Things (IoT) showcase application with visualizations and alerts based on data from 2 million sensors across global wind farms. PowerStream ingests that data and provides actionable insights in real time, giving users a glimpse of how the future of sustainability can be fully realized by adapting data to...


Top Spark Summit Questions

Top 5 Questions Answered at Spark Summit

The MemSQL team enjoyed sponsoring and attending Spark Summit last week, where we spoke with hundreds of developers, data scientists, and architects all getting a better handle on modern data processing technologies like Spark and MemSQL. After a couple of days on the expo floor, I noticed several common questions. Below are some of the most frequent questions and answers exchanged in the MemSQL booth. 1. When should I use MemSQL? MemSQL shines in use cases requiring analytics on a changing...


MemCity

Modeling the City of the Future with Kafka and Spark

Today at Spark Summit in San Francisco, we are showcasing MemCity, a simulation that measures and maps the energy consumption across 1.4 million households in a futuristic, metropolitan city, approximately the size of Chicago. MemCity tracks, processes, and analyzes data from various energy devices that can be found in homes, measured by the minute in real-time. We define real-time as up to the last click, meaning all of the data being processed, up until the moment you hit enter on your query,...


Spark Summit West

Join MemSQL at Spark Summit

We’re excited to be at Spark Summit next week in our hometown of San Francisco. If you’re attending, stop by booth K6 for games and giveaways, and checkout our latest demo that showcases how organizations are using MemSQL and Spark for real-time analytics. Meet with us at Spark Summit Schedule an in-person meeting or demo at the event. Reserve a Time → MemSQL and Spark Highlights Over the past year, we’ve been working closely with our customers and the Spark community to build...