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

kalah brown
Senior Hadoop Engineer, Big Fish Games


Kalah Brown is a senior Hadoop engineer at Big Fish Games, where she is responsible for the technical leadership and development of big data solutions. Previously, Kalah was a consultant in the greater Seattle area and worked with numerous companies, including Disney, Starbucks, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Microsoft, and Premera Blue Cross. She has 17 years of experience in software development, data warehousing, and business intelligence.


4:35pm5:15pm Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Secondary topics:  Architecture, Platform, Streaming
Stephen Devine (Big Fish Games), kalah brown (Big Fish Games)
Companies are increasingly interested in processing and analyzing live-streaming data. The Hadoop ecosystem includes platforms and software library frameworks to support this work, but these components require correct architecture, performance tuning, and customization. Stephen Devine and Kalah Brown explain how they used Spark, Flume, and Kafka to build a live-streaming data pipeline. Read more.