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From Alex Boisvert <>
Subject MBrace: Cloud Computing with Monads
Date Wed, 23 Oct 2013 21:33:53 GMT
(Resending to @apache list instead of old google-group)

A bit of a random question but I was wondering if there were efforts
underway to generalize / expand the Spark API towards something that would
be similar to the MBrace [1] model ... there's certainly an overlap between
the features of the systems already ... so I guess I'm thinking about an
API that's less centered around RDDs (as a collection) and more towards
distributed dataflow that would feel more like composing Promises/Futures
... or even generalizing to support various sorts of container/context

[1] "MBrace: Cloud Computing with Monads"

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