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Make Data Work
March 28–29, 2016: Training
March 29–31, 2016: Conference
San Jose, CA
Ted Malaska

Ted Malaska
Group Technical Architect, Blizzard Entertainment

@TedMalaska

Ted Malaska is a group technical architect on the Battle.net team at Blizzard, helping support great titles like World of Warcraft, Overwatch, and HearthStone. Previously, Ted was a principal solutions architect at Cloudera, helping clients find success with the Hadoop ecosystem, and a lead architect at the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). He has also contributed code to Apache Flume, Apache Avro, Apache Yarn, Apache HDFS, Apache Spark, Apache Sqoop, and many more. Ted is a coauthor of Hadoop Application Architectures, a frequent speaker at many conferences, and a frequent blogger on data architectures.

Sessions

1:30pm–5:00pm Tuesday, 03/29/2016
Jonathan Seidman (Cloudera), Ted Malaska (Blizzard Entertainment), Gwen Shapira (Confluent), Mark Grover (Lyft)
Average rating: ****.
(4.48, 23 ratings)
Jonathan Seidman, Ted Malaska, Gwen Shapira, and Mark Grover walk participants through building a fraud-detection system, using an end-to-end case study to provide a concrete example of how to architect and implement real-time systems via Apache Hadoop components like Kafka, HBase, Impala, and Spark. Read more.
11:00am–11:40am Thursday, 03/31/2016
IoT and Real-time

Location: 210 C/G
Tags: real-time
Ted Malaska (Blizzard Entertainment), Jeff Holoman (Cloudera)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 10 ratings)
Ted Malaska and Jeff Holoman explain how to go from zero to full-on time series and mutable-profile systems in 40 minutes. Ted and Jeff cover code examples of ingestion from Kafka and Spark Streaming and access through SQL, Spark, and Spark SQL to explore the underlying theories and design patterns that will be common for most solutions with Kudu. Read more.
11:50am–12:30pm Thursday, 03/31/2016
Ask Me Anything

Location: 211 A-C
Mark Grover (Lyft), Jonathan Seidman (Cloudera), Ted Malaska (Blizzard Entertainment), Gwen Shapira (Confluent)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Mark Grover, Jonathan Seidman, Ted Malaska, and Gwen Shapira, the authors of <i>Hadoop Application Architectures</i>, participate in an open Q&A session on considerations and recommendations for the architecture and design of applications using Hadoop. Come with questions about your use case and its big data architecture or just listen in on the conversation. Read more.