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September 26–27, 2016: Training
September 27–29, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY

Amazon Kinesis: Real-time streaming data in the AWS cloud

Roy Ben-Alta (Amazon Web Services)
4:35pm–5:15pm Thursday, 09/29/2016
IoT & real-time
Location: 3D 08 Level: Beginner
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)

Prerequisite knowledge

  • A familiarity with the IoT
  • A basic understanding of clickstreams
  • What you'll learn

  • Learn how to run real-time streaming analytics on AWS
  • Explore real-world customer use cases
  • Description

    Amazon Kinesis is a fully managed, cloud-based service for real-time data processing over large, distributed data streams. Customers who use Amazon Kinesis can continuously capture and process real-time data such as IoT sensor data, website clickstreams, financial transactions, social media feeds, IT logs, location-tracking events, and more. Roy Ben-Alta explores the Amazon Kinesis platform in detail and discusses best practices for scaling your core streaming data ingestion pipeline as well as real-world customer use cases and design pattern integration with Amazon Elasticsearch, AWS Lambda, and Apache Spark.

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    Roy Ben-Alta

    Amazon Web Services

    Roy Ben-Alta is the big data analytics business development manager at Amazon Web Services, where he works with AWS customers in building data-driven products, whether batch or real time, and creating analytics solutions 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.