Engineer for the future of Cloud
June 10-13, 2019
San Jose, CA
Alex Rasmussen

Alex Rasmussen
Owner, Bits on Disk


Alex Rasmussen is a data engineering consultant. Previously, he was VP of engineering at Freenome, an AI genomics company, and an early employee at Trifacta, a pioneer in the data wrangling space. He holds a PhD from the University of California San Diego (UCSD), where his dissertation focused on highly efficient large-scale data processing systems. While at UCSD, he led the TritonSort project, which set several world records in large-scale sorting.


4:45pm5:25pm Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Distributed Data
Location: 230 B
Alex Rasmussen (Bits on Disk)
Alex Rasmussen explores different categorical solutions to the problem of schema evolution—what happens when the structure of your structured data or API payload changes—and the trade-offs associated with each solution. Read more.