Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
5–7 May, 2015 • London, UK
Martin Kleppmann

Martin Kleppmann
Software Engineer, Entrepreneur, and Author, University of Cambridge

Website | @martinkl

Martin is a software engineer and entrepreneur, specialising in the data infrastructure of Internet companies. His last startup, Rapportive, was acquired by LinkedIn in 2012. He is a committer for Apache Samza and Apache Avro, and author of the O’Reilly book Designing Data-Intensive Applications. His technical blog is at


13:45–14:25 Wednesday, 6/05/2015
Hadoop & Beyond
Location: Buckingham Room - Palace Suite
Martin Kleppmann (University of Cambridge)
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Data is only useful if you can process it, analyse it, and create valuable products from it. If you have an idea for a new data-driven product, how long does it take you to get it into production? In this talk, we'll discuss Apache Kafka and Samza, open source tools created at LinkedIn with the goal of helping teams implement data products and ship them to production rapidly. Read more.
14:35–15:15 Wednesday, 6/05/2015
Office Hour
Location: Table A
Martin Kleppmann (University of Cambridge)
Martin is ready to discuss stream processing architectures for solving real-time data issues, and the trade-offs made by different stream processing frameworks—such as Samza, Storm, and Spark Streaming. Learn how to decide which framework is best suited to what kind of application. Read more.