Patrick Wendell

Patrick Wendell

Patrick Wendell is an engineer at Databricks as well as a Spark Committer and PMC member. In the Spark project, Patrick has acted as release manager for several Spark releases, including Spark 1.0. Patrick also maintains several subsystems of Spark's core engine. Before helping start Databricks, Patrick obtained an M.S. in Computer Science at UC Berkeley. His research focused on low latency scheduling for large scale analytics workloads. He holds a B.S.E in Computer Science from Princeton University

Learning Spark Learning Spark
by Holden Karau, Andy Konwinski, Patrick Wendell, Matei Zaharia
June 2014
Ebook: $31.99

Webcast: Apache Spark 1.2 and Beyond!
January 13, 2015
In this webcast, Patrick Wendell from Databricks will be speaking about Spark's new 1.2 release.

Webcast: Spark 1.1 and Beyond!
October 02, 2014
In this webcast, Patrick Wendell from Databricks will be speaking about Spark's new 1.1 release.