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Spark Summit 2014 Recap

Sharethrough recently participated in Spark Summit 2014. Our own Russell Cardullo spoke on “Spark Streaming for Realtime Auctions.”

Russell offered advice on how we make composable and re-usable Spark code, not to mention some strategies we use for testing our Spark jobs.

We wanted to mention...

Data Engineer
Director of Engineering, Exchange

Sharethrough @ Spark Summit 2014 - Spark Streaming for Realtime Auctions

Join us at Spark Summit 2014, June 30 - July 1st where Sharethrough engineer Russ will be discussing our implementation of Spark Streaming in support of our realtime decisioning engine.

Russ is up on Day 1, Track A (Applications) @ 1:30pm. In the meantime, stop by our friendly booth, say hello...

VP of Engineering

What Do You Get When You Send an Engineer to Poland to Give His First Presentation?

There are two types of people: producers and consumers. Producers make things that consumers use. We as software developers are both - we build software using software. We also create and consume information: books, blog posts, and conference talks, to name a few.

I recently gave my first conference...

Software Engineer

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Building Data-Driven Products in Ruby (RubyConf 2012)

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