Benneaser JohnAdjunct Instructor
Ben John is a Senior Vice President of Engineering at AppNexus, a cloud based technology company powers and optimizes the programmatic digital advertising. He is responsible for leading global technology teams responsible for building programmable data science platform that empowers data assets and content monetization by leveraging machine learning algorithms and data science. Ben is an experienced engineering leader and architect with a proven track record of delivering large scale high volume systems and building world-class engineering teams. Ben's research work is in the areas of Open Content Social Learning leveraging Big data technologies and machine learning algorithms.
Learn to characterize Hive, Drill, Impala, and JAQL-like query languages; load and inspect data in Apache Spark; and create a Spark application.