Community Office Hours

In this Office Hour you'll learn about:

  • Using Alluxio as the input/output for Spark applications 
  • Saving and loading Spark RDDs and Dataframes with Alluxio 
  • Open Session for discussion on any topics such as solving the separation of compute and storage problem, unifying multiple storage systems, and more


Interested in learning more? 


Running Apache Spark with Alluxio for Fast Data Analytics

Speaker: Bin Fan

Bin Fan is the founding engineer of Alluxio, Inc. and the PMC member of Alluxio open source project. Prior to Alluxio, he worked for Google where he won the Technical Infrastructure Award. Bin received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University working on distributed systems.

Evangelist and Founding Member at Alluxio

...a data orchestration layer for compute in any cloud. It unifies data silos on-premise and across any cloud to give you data locality, accessibility, and elasticity.


Whether it’s accelerating big data frameworks on the public cloud, running big data workloads in hybrid cloud environments, or enabling big data on object stores or multiple clouds, Alluxio reduces the complexities associated with orchestrating data for today’s big data and AI/ML workloads.

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