Modeling the Connected City of the Future with Apache Kafka and Spark

Eric Frenkiel, MemSQL CEO and Co-Founder, Strata+Hadoop World Singapore

Session Highlights:

  • Learn how to eliminate batch ETL with Spark
  • Simplify lambda architectures using Kafka, Spark, and in-memory databases
  • Understand how to build smart-city applications
  • See real-world data architectures from Pinterest, Comcast, and Tapjoy

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Eric Frenkiel co-founded our company and has served as CEO since inception. Before MemSQL, Eric worked at Facebook on partnership development. He has worked in various engineering and sales engineering capacities at both consumer and enterprise startups. Eric is a graduate of Stanford University’s School of Engineering. In 2011 and 2012, Eric was named to Forbes’ 30 under 30 list of technology innovators.