Engineering the Future of Software
Feb 3–4, 2019: Training
Feb 4–6, 2019: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
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Engineer, Confluent

Website | @benstopford

Ben Stopford is a technologist working in the Office of the CTO at Confluent, a company backing the popular Apache Kafka messaging system. He has two decades of experience in the field and has focused on distributed data infrastructure for the last half of it. He’s the author of Designing Event-Driven Systems from O’Reilly.


2:15pm–3:05pm Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Cloud native
Location: Trianon Ballroom
Secondary topics:  Best Practice
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Stream processing and serverless functions are closely related, yet the technologies that back them have very different properties. Ben Stopford explores how the serverless applications of the future will blend stream processing, event storage, and stateless functions to tackle a far richer range of use cases with better performance, correctness, and observability than those available today. Read more.