Tag: Spark


What’s next for open-source Spark?

February 9, 2017

Via: CIO

Boston — A conference focused on a single open source project sounds like the sort of event that will feature a lone keynote speaker speaking to maybe 100 interested parties in a lecture hall at a local college. Spark Summit […]


Cisco’s Spark Board looks like an iPad — and acts like one

January 25, 2017

Via: CIO

The Spark Board meeting device that Cisco Systems introduced on Tuesday is not so much a whiteboard or a videoconferencing screen as a giant tablet that everyone in the room can share. There’s even a “home” button in the center […]

Hardware & Software, Tech

Use Apache Spark? This tool can help you tap machine learning

July 4, 2016

Via: CIO

Finding insight in oceans of data is one of enterprises’ most pressing challenges, and increasingly AI is being brought in to help. Now, a new tool for Apache Spark aims to put machine learning within closer reach. Announced on Friday, […]


Apache Spark: 3 Promising Use-Cases

March 27, 2015

Via: James Kobielus

Spark is the shiny new thing in big data, but how will it stand out? Here’s a look at “fog computing,” cloud computing, and streaming data-analysis scenarios. To survive the competitive struggles, every fresh technological innovation must find clear use-cases […]