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Gian Merlino

Gian Merlino
Cofounder and CTO, Imply

Website | @gianmerlino

Gian is a contributor to the Kafka, Storm, and Druid open source projects and a developer at Metamarkets. He previously worked at Yahoo!, where he was responsible for its worldwide server deployment and configuration management platform. He holds a BS in Computer Science from California Institute of Technology


Office Hours
Expo Hall (Table C)
Gian Merlino (Imply), Fangjin Yang (Imply)
Gian and Fangjin will talk to you about real-time analytics with open source technologies, including the motivation for the Kafka, Storm, Hadoop, and Druid real-time analytics stack. They’ll discuss implementation details (if you’re interested in trying the stack out at home) and show you how to scale the stack and make it highly available. Read more.
Databases & Datastores
Portland 256
Fangjin Yang (Imply), Gian Merlino (Imply)
Average rating: ****.
(4.62, 8 ratings)
The maturation and development of open source technologies has made it easier than ever for companies to derive insights from vast quantities of data. In this session, we will cover how to build a real-time analytics stack using Kafka, Storm, and Druid. This combination of technologies can power a robust data pipeline that supports real-time ingestion and flexible, low-latency queries. Read more.