Liyin Tang

Liyin Tang
Software Engineer, Facebook


Liyin Tang is a software engineer at Facebook and a HBase Committer at the Apache Software Foundation. At Facebook, he works on building the data storage system based on HBase for various applications. Liyin holds a bachelor degree in Software Engineering from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China and a master degree in Computer Science from University of Southern California, US.


Hadoop: Case Studies Hadoop: Tools & Technology, Gramercy Suite (NY Hilton)
Liyin Tang (Facebook), Vinod Venkataraman (Facebook), Charles Thayer (Facebook)
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ODS is Facebook's internal large-scale monitoring system. HBase turns out be to a good fit for its workload and solves some manageability and scalability challenges with the previous MySQL based setup. We would like to share a series of valuable experiences learnt from building this large scale realtime system based on HBase. Read more.


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