Atigeo to Speak on Spark and Machine Learning at Strata + Hadoop World in London

BELLEVUE, Wash. – May 24, 2016 –  Atigeo™, a compassionate technology company for a wiser planet and developer of the xPatterns® big data analytics platform for healthcare analytics solutions and beyond, will be a featured company presenting at the Strata + Hadoop World conference in London this June that focuses on how data, machine learning and analytics are changing business and society.

David Talby, chief technology officer, and Claudiu Branzan, principal engineer, will speak and share a live demo of an end-to-end system that makes nontrivial clinical inferences from free-text patient records and provides real-time inferencing at scale. The session is titled, "Semantic Natural Language Understanding with Spark Streaming, UIMA, and Machine-Learned Ontologies,” and will take place Thursday, June 2, at the ExCeL Conference Center in London, Capital Suite 8/9.

Talby and Branzan have more than 25 years combined experience in engineering and data science, with deep practical experience in Apache Spark. Talby holds multiple advanced degrees including a Ph.D. in computer science and a master’s in business administration and has led engineering teams at Microsoft, Amazon and now Atigeo. Branzan is a developer and architect with over 10 years’ experience in the banking, e-commerce, and healthcare industries and holds a master’s degree in industrial intelligent systems. He leads an engineering team that builds, secures, and operates multiple data-driven applications in the cloud for Atigeo.

To learn more about the conference and agenda, visit the Strata + Hadoop World website. For more information about Atigeo and the xPatterns platform, visit

Atigeo Corp. is a compassionate technology company for a wiser planet. The xPatterns® platform, Atigeo’s flagship big data analytics product, generates knowledge from all available data to deliver previously unforeseen insights, predict outcomes, and mitigate risks. xPatterns revolutionary analysis is localized, responsive, adaptive and automated, which means organizations can quickly deploy a solution, extend existing technology investments, broadly scale and apply learnings in a timely manner to solve the most complex business problems. Atigeo serves customers across healthcare, cyber, defense, energy, and financial services. Additional information is available at or on Twitter or LinkedIn.

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Media Contacts:

Marci Maule Housley
Mpact Public Relations

Sean Marshall
Atigeo Corp.