Adit Madan is a product and product marketing manager at Alluxio. Adit is experienced in multiple roles and is also a core maintainer and Project Management Committee (PMC) member of the Alluxio Open Source project. Prior to Alluxio, he was a Research Engineer at Hewlett-Packard Laboratories. Adit has extensive experience in distributed systems, storage systems, and large-scale data analytics. Adit holds an MS from Carnegie Mellon University and a BS from the Indian Institute of Technology – Delhi.
May 26, 2021 04:25 PM PT
RAPIDS is a set of open source libraries enabling GPU aware scheduling and memory representation for analytics and AI. Apache Spark 3.0 uses RAPIDS for GPU computing to accelerate various jobs including SQL and DataFrame. With compute acceleration from massive parallelism on GPUs, there is a need for accelerating data access and this is what Alluxio enables for compute in any cloud. In this talk, you will learn how to use Alluxio and Spark with RAPIDS Accelerator on NVIDIA GPUs without any application changes.