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Genomic Data Analysis with Spark & Hadoop

Ryan Williams Ryan Williams | Software Engineer | Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Mt Sinai's Hammer Lab has used, and developed, a variety of tools for analyzing genomic data on Spark and Hadoop. Ryan will discuss unique challenges such data present, discuss present and future data-intensive problems in genomics, and reflect on Spark's and the Hadoop ecosystem's applicability to such problems.

Ryan Williams
Ryan Williams
Software Engineer | Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Ryan is a software developer at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, focused on open-source tools for distributed genomic- and single-cell analyses in the cloud.