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Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY

Office Hour with Fangjin Yang and Gian Merlino (Stealth)

Fangjin Yang (Imply), Gian Merlino (Imply)
3:45pm–4:25pm Thursday, 10/01/2015
Office Hours
Location: Table B (O'Reilly Booth)

Interested in the lambda architecture? Fangjin and Gian are available to discuss:

  • Building real-time analytic stacks with open source technologies
  • Motivation for the Kafka, Samza, Hadoop, and Druid real-time analytics stack
  • Implementation details for those interested in trying the stack out at home
  • How to scale the stack and make it highly available
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Fangjin Yang


Fangjin Yang is a coauthor of the open source Druid project and a cofounder of Imply, a data analytics startup based in San Francisco. Previously, Fangjin held senior engineering positions at Metamarkets and Cisco Systems. Fangjin has a BASc in electrical engineering and an MASc in computer engineering from the University of Waterloo, Canada.

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Gian Merlino


Gian Merlino is CTO and cofounder of Imply and is one of the original committers of the Druid project. Previously, he worked at Metamarkets and Yahoo. Gian holds a BS in computer science from the California Institute of Technology.

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Fangjin Yang
09/29/2015 8:01am EDT

Hi Juan, thanks for your question. Can you clarify what you mean by a nested lambda architecture?

Juan Asenjo
09/29/2015 7:50am EDT

Have you dealt with nested Lambda architectures to further increase response for the speed layer?