Apache Spark is one of the most popular Big Data frameworks today. It is fast becoming the de facto technology choice for stream processing, real-time analytics, data science and machine learning applications at scale. It has moved well beyond the early-adopter phase, is supported by a vibrant open source community and is enjoying accelerated adoption in enterprises.
Join our guest speaker from Forrester Research, VP & Principal Analyst, Mike Gualtieri and StreamAnalytix, Product Head, Anand Venugopal for a discussion on the trends and directions defining the growing importance of Apache Spark for stream processing, machine learning and other advanced data analytics applications.
The webinar will cover the following topics:
- What is driving Spark adoption? What are the influencers, trends, compelling capabilities and use cases?
- What are some of the challenges or inhibitors?
- Impetus to introduce Visual Spark Studio – a free, newly downloadable IDE that offers break-through productivity to learn, develop and deploy Spark based real-time and advanced analytical applications.
- Impetus customer success stories around real-time solutions with Spark/StreamAnalytix.
Anand is a techno-business leader at Impetus Technologies providing product strategy, product marketing and sales leadership for the StreamAnalytix business at Impetus. He is focused on evangelizing and delivering real business value from big data and fast data analytics to Fortune 1000 enterprises. Having spoken at numerous big data conferences on a range of topics including big data use cases, ROI, real-time streaming analytics, enterprise big data bus – Anand is a well-known thought leader in the big data ecosystem. He brings 22+ years of software technology, architecture and go-to-market experience in hi-tech, telecom, mobile, gaming and enterprise big data and analytics systems to enrich his speaking engagements.