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Aaron Kimball

Aaron Kimball
CTO, Zymergen, Inc.


Aaron Kimball is the CTO of Zymergen, Inc. Zymergen uses high-throughput techniques, combined with big data analysis, to improve genetic strains for microbial chemical production. Aaron has been working with Hadoop since 2007. In 2008 he was Cloudera’s first employee, where he wrote Apache Sqoop and MRUnit, as well as performed a lot of Hadoop training. In 2010, Aaron founded WibiData and assumed the role of chief architect. WibiData helps organizations build big data applications. Aaron holds a BS in computer science from Cornell University and an MS in computer science from the University of Washington.


Aaron Kimball (Zymergen, Inc.)
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This talk introduces an open-source SQL-based system for continuous or ad-hoc analysis of streaming data built on top of Flume-based data collection for Hadoop. Attendees will understand how to use a new tool to extend their Hadoop data collection pipeline with real-time streaming analytics. Read more.