Anirudh Koul

Anirudh Koul

Anirudh Koul is a data scientist at Microsoft. He brings eight years of applied research experience on petabyte-scale social media datasets including Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo Answers, Quora, Foursquare, and Bing. He has worked on a variety of machine learning, natural language processing, and information retrieval-related projects at Yahoo, Microsoft, and Carnegie Mellon University. Rapidly prototyping ideas, he has won over two dozen innovation, programming, and 24 hour-hackathon contests organized by companies including Facebook, Google, Microsoft, IBM, and Yahoo. Koul was also the keynote speaker at the SMX conference in Munich (March 2014), where he spoke about trends in applying machine learning on big data. You can read more about him here: linkedin.com/in/anirudhkoul

Twitter: @anirudhkoul

Webcast: Tame the firehose with Elasticsearch and Spark
August 12, 2015
We will discuss several aspects including design of search cluster, experimentation setup for performance tuning, learnings from cloud services, fault tolerance, monitoring, customer facing APIs, lowering costs and other best practices, to get the most...