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.
Tim Wagner defines server-less computing, examines the key trends and innovative ideas behind the technology, and looks at design patterns for big data, event processing, and mobile using AWS Lambda.
Adeel Ali presents insights from his database of 11,500 real world APIs.
Christos Erotocritou introduces Apache Ignite, discussing how it is used to solve some of the most demanding scalability and performance challenges. He covers typical use cases and examples.
Viral Bajaria explains a formula for reaching the B2B buyer early in the sales cycle by tying together billions of rows of customer data and overlaying predictive intelligence technology.