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Make Data Work
September 26–27, 2016: Training
September 27–29, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Kurt Brown

Kurt Brown
Director, Data Platform, Netflix

Kurt leads the Data Platform team at Netflix. His group architects and manages the technical infrastructure underpinning the company’s analytics. The Netflix data platform includes various big data technologies (e.g., Hadoop, Spark, and Presto), Netflix open sourced applications and services (e.g., Genie and Lipstick), and traditional BI tools (e.g., Tableau and Teradata).


5:25pm–6:05pm Wednesday, 09/28/2016
Data innovations
Location: 1 E 07/1 E 08 Level: Intermediate
Kurt Brown (Netflix)
Average rating: ****.
(4.22, 9 ratings)
The Netflix data platform is constantly evolving, but fundamentally it's an all-cloud platform at a massive scale (40+ PB and over 700 billion new events per day) focused on empowering developers. Kurt Brown dives into the current technology landscape at Netflix and offers some thoughts on what the future holds. Read more.
11:20am–12:00pm Thursday, 09/29/2016
Location: O'Reilly Booth (Table A)
Kurt Brown (Netflix)
Ask Kurt about Netflix’s data platform and what the future holds. Read more.