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Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY

Amazon Kinesis deep dive: Real-time streaming on Amazon Web Services

Roy Ben-Alta (Amazon Web Services)
1:15pm–1:55pm Wednesday, 09/30/2015
Data Innovations
Location: 1 E18 / 1 E19 Level: Advanced
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Amazon Kinesis is a fully managed service for real-time streaming big data ingestion and processing. This talk explores Kinesis concepts in detail, including best practices for scaling your core streaming data ingestion pipeline. We then discuss building, and deploying Kinesis processing applications using capabilities like Kinesis Client Libraries, AWS Lambda, and Amazon EMR (via Spark).

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Roy Ben-Alta

Amazon Web Services

Roy Ben-Alta is a solution architect and principal business development manager at Amazon Web Services, where he focuses on AI and real-time streaming technologies and working with AWS customers to build data-driven products (whether batch or real time) and create solutions powered by ML in the cloud. Roy has worked in the data and analytics industry for over a decade and has helped hundreds of customers bring compelling data-driven products to the market. He serves on the advisory board of Applied Mathematics and Data Science at Post University in Connecticut. Roy holds a BSc in information systems and an MBA from the University of Georgia.