Andre Langevin and Mike Stolz discuss how Geode forms the core of many Wall Street derivative risk solutions which provide cross-product risk management at speeds suitable for automated hedging.
Daniel Rolnick talks about the process Yodle went through adopting and deploying microservices, including database architectures and architectural patterns that emerged.
Paul Warren explains how the CF runtime was extended to include persistent storage, demonstrating scaling an application that accesses data on a NFS volume and discussing the future of persistence.
Hilary Parker discusses the history of the analysis development tools, the current state of the art, and the importance for data scientists and analysts to understand programming principles.
Mark Needham shows how a meetup recommendation engine using Neo4j and Clojure can be built from scratch, combining content-based and collaborative filtering using Cypher and Clojure.
Sameer Farooqui demos connecting to the live stream of Wikipedia edits, building a dashboard showing what’s happening with Wikipedia datasets and how people are using them in real time.
Theo Schlossnagle talks about lessons learned in building an always-on distributed time-series database with aggressive quality of service guarantees, and techniques for dealing with bad machines.
Pat Patterson and Ted Malaska talk about current and emerging data processing technologies, and the various ways of achieving "at least once" and "exactly once" timely data processing.
Jim Porzak discusses creating an analyst ready data mart that is complete at different levels of abstraction and models customer decision points in order to be able to understand customers.
Graeme Seaton discusses the drivers behind Big Data initiatives and how to approach them using the vast amounts of data available.
Andrew Psaltis talks about Apache Beam, which aims to provide a unified stream processing model for defining and executing complex data processing, data ingestion and integration workflows.
Kriti Sharma talks about how Barclays is solving some of the toughest big data challenges in financial services using scalable, open source technology.