Cody Koeninger, Chief Architect at Kixer

Cody Koeninger

Chief Architect, Kixer

Cody Koeninger is Chief Architect at Kixer in Austin, TX. He’s been contributing to Spark since version 0.8, with the implementation of JdbcRDD. He’s the author of the Kafka RDD and DirectStream integrations, updated for the latest version of Kafka in Spark 2.0.


Horizontally Scalable Relational Databases with Spark

Scaling out doesn’t have to mean giving up transactions and efficient joins! Relational databases can scale horizontally, and using them as a store for Spark Streaming or batch computations can help cover areas in which… Read more