Ben Smith

Ben Smith
Co-founder / Partner / CTO, InReach Ventures

Website | @thesmith

Ben Smith is the Head of Technology for Top10. Previously he lead the development of social-networking and identity related web-services for the BBC and then became the CTO for MetaBroadcast.


Location: Thames Suite Level: Intermediate
Ben Smith (InReach Ventures)
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A practical step-by-step description of how the LAMP based Top10 Alpha was turned into fully data-driven product. Based around a real-time data processing pipeline and asynchronous stack, Top10's infrastructure now hinges on AKKA, along with Scala, Nodejs and a host of other technologies. This has enabled interesting uses of the data and new, exciting user-facing features. Read more.


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