Alex wrote publishing and financial software in the City for many years. Whilst looking after legacy compute farms, last decade, he stumbled across Hadoop and never looked back. Now keeping up with and communicating the changes in Hadoop is a full time job.
Alex tweets at @@alexmc6.
Talks I've Given
Architectures for Data Systems and Hadoop - Beginners
Featuring Alex McLintock
An Apache Hadoop cluster typically works with a wider software ecosystem to create a "data lake": a store of data with raw data coming in, and useful information being extracted. This talk describes just some of the many ways that Hadoop works with that ecosystem including Spark for...architecture bigdata datascience hadoop infiniteconf