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1.5 Million Log Lines Per Second: Building and Maintaining Flume Flows at Conversant



Mike Keane presents how Conversant migrated to Flume, managing 1000 agents across 4 data centers, processing over 50B log lines per day with peak hourly averages of over 1.5 million log lines/sec.


Mike Keane has been working as software engineer coding almost exclusively in Java since JDK 1.1. He has worked in the mission-critical medical device software, eCommerce, transportation, navigation and advertising domains. He is currently a team lead on the (Big) Data Team in the Chicago offices of Conversant (CNVR), responsible for among other things, data collection via Flume.

About the conference

This one-day event focused on practical business applications of Hadoop and technologies in the Hadoop ecosystem. Industry thought leaders shared emerging trends and best practices with users and developers to deliver valuable insights from some of today's most successful Hadoop deployments.

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Dec 21, 2014

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