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Make Data Work
5–7 May, 2015 • London, UK

Office Hour with Tyler Akidau (Google)

Tyler Akidau (Google)
14:35–15:15 Thursday, 7/05/2015
Office Hour
Location: Table B

Interested in streaming data processing? Tyler would be delighted to chat about:

  • Techniques for balancing the tension between latency, correctness, and cost in large scale data processing systems.
  • Streaming data processing in general: what works, what doesn’t?
  • Google Cloud Dataflow: how might it change how you approach data processing, and what does it enable?
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Tyler Akidau


Tyler Akidau is a staff software engineer at Google. The current tech lead for internal streaming data processing systems (e.g. MillWheel), he’s spent five years working on massive-scale streaming data processing systems. He passionately believes in streaming data processing as the more general model of large-scale computation. His preferred mode of transportation is by cargo bike, with his two young daughters in tow.