Dean Wampler - Databricks

Dean Wampler

Big Data Architect, Lightbend

Dean Wampler (@deanwampler) is Lightbend’s Architect for Fast Data Products, based on Spark, Mesos, Akka, Cassandra, and Kafka, the so-called “SMACK” stack. He is an O’Reilly author, a contributor to several open-source projects, and the co-organizer of several industry conferences and Chicago-based user groups.


Databricks Application Spotlight

The Application Spotlight will highlight selected “Certified on Spark” applications that leverage Spark to help their users derive greater value from their data. For each application their will be a brief demo of key functionality followed by a fireside chat discussing the developers experience with Spark, lessons learned, and wish list for the future.