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.


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