Apache Spark™ — The Unified Engine for All Workloads

On-Demand Webinar

This webinar features Ovum analyst Tony Baer, who will explain the real-world benefits to practitioners and enterprises when they build a technology stack based on a unified approach with Apache Spark™.




This webinar will cover:

  • Findings around the growth of Spark and diverse applications using machine learning and streaming.
  • The advantages of using Spark to unify all workloads, rather than stitching together many specialized engines like Presto, Storm, MapReduce, Pig, and others.
  • Use case examples that illustrate the flexibility of Spark in supporting various workloads.
Presenters
  • Tony Baer

    Principal Analyst - Ovum

    Tony Baer leads Ovum’s Big Data research area. Over his 25 years in the industry, he has studied issues of data integration, software and data architecture, middleware, and application development. Having tracked the emergence of BI and data warehousing back in the 1990s, Baer sees similar parallels emerging in the world of Big Data today. His coverage focuses on how Big Data must become a first-class citizen in the data center, IT organization, and the business.