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

Keith Kraus
Senior Engineer of Applied Solutions Engineering, NVIDIA


Keith Kraus is a Senior Engineer of Applied Solutions Engineering at NVIDIA in the Washington, DC, area. At NVIDIA, Keith’s focus is on building GPU-accelerated solutions around data engineering, analytics, and visualization. Prior to working for NVIDIA, Keith did extensive data engineering, systems engineering, and data visualization work in the cybersecurity domain focused on building a GPU-accelerated big data solution for advanced threat detection and cyber-hunting capabilities. Previously, Keith was a member of a research team that built a tool designed to optimally place automated defibrillators in urban environments. Keith graduated from Stevens Institute of Technology with a BEng in computer engineering and an MEng in networked information systems.


1:15pm–1:55pm Thursday, 09/29/2016
Location: River Pavilion Level: Beginner
Joshua Patterson (NVIDIA), Mike Wendt (NVIDIA), Keith Kraus (NVIDIA)
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Cybersecurity has become a data problem and thus needs the best-in-breed big data tools. Joshua Patterson, Michael Wendt, and Keith Kraus explain how Accenture Labs's Cybersecurity team is using Apache Kafka, Spark, and Flink to stream data into Blazegraph and Datastax Graph to accelerate cyber defense. Read more.