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Make Data Work
Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA
Jay Kreps

Jay Kreps
CEO, Confluent

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Jay is one of the primary architects for LinkedIn where he focuses on data infrastructure and data-driven products.

He was among the original authors of a number of open source projects in the scalable data systems space, including Voldemort, Azkaban, and Kafka, and Samza.

He has spent equal time working on innovative data products such as predicting professional relationships (“People You May Know”), collaborative filtering, and other data-driven products.

Sessions

10:40am–11:20am Thursday, 02/19/2015
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: 230 C
Jay Kreps (Confluent)
Average rating: ****.
(4.85, 13 ratings)
What happens if you take everything that is happening in your company--every click, every impression, every database change, every application log--and make it all available as a real-time stream of well structured data? Companies such as LinkedIn have done this experiment and this talk will describe how this changes the way data is thought about and put to use in an organization. Read more.
10:10am–10:40am Friday, 02/20/2015
Office Hour
Location: Table A
Jay Kreps (Confluent)
Jay is one of the primary architects for LinkedIn and one of the original authors of several open source projects in the scalable data systems space—including Voldemort, Azkaban, Kafka, and Samza. This is a great opportunity to ask Jay about Apache Kafka, stream processing, the wild world of data ingestion, and logs and logging. Read more.