Speaker

Ewen Cheslack-Postava, Engineer at Confluent

Ewen Cheslack-Postava

Engineer, Confluent

Ewen Cheslack-Postava is an engineer at Confluent, building a stream data platform based on Apache Kafka to help organizations reliably and robustly capture and leverage all their real-time data. He received his PhD from Stanford University where he developed Sirikata, an open source system for massive virtual environments. His dissertation defined a novel type of spatial query giving significantly improved visual fidelity, and described a system for efficiently processing these queries at scale.

Sessions

Building Realtime Data Pipelines with Kafka Connect and Spark Streaming

Spark Streaming makes it easy to build scalable, robust stream processing applications — but only once you’ve made your data accessible to the framework. If your data is already in one of Spark Streaming’s well-supported… Read more