Scaling Data Science with Spark and R - Javier Luraschi, Software Engineer, RStudio

October 28, 2020

In this talk you will learn what makes R a great platform for Data Science, even when running large-scale workloads. You will learn why R and Spark are a great combination and how to make use of them with tools like RStudio and services like Qubole. In addition, we will also present new advancements in Spark and R to easily process time series data, efficient sampling, and state-of-the-art GPU acceleration with RAPIDS.

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