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Make Data Work
September 25–26, 2017: Training
September 26–28, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
John Hitchingham

John Hitchingham
Director, Performance Engineering, FINRA

John Hitchingham is director of performance engineering at FINRA, where he is responsible for driving technical innovation and efficiency across a cloud application portfolio that processes over 75 billion market events per day to detect fraud, market manipulation, insider trading, and abuse. Previously, John worked at both large and boutique consulting firms providing technical design and consulting services to startup, media, and telecommunications clients. John holds a BS in electrical engineering from Rutgers University.


1:15pm1:55pm Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Big data and the Cloud, Data Engineering & Architecture
Location: 1A 21/22 Level: Advanced
Secondary topics:  Financial services, Platform
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John Hitchingham shares insights into the design and operation of FINRA's data lake in the AWS cloud, where FINRA extracts, transforms, and loads over 75B transactions per day. Users can query across petabytes of data in seconds on AWS S3 using Presto and Sparkā€”all while maintaining security and data lineage. Read more.