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When Streams Fail: Kafka Off the Shore



Anton Gorshkov focuses on "What If" scenarios and how to evaluate and architect a streaming platform that has a high level of resilience. He looks at Kafka and Spark Streaming as specific examples and shares his experience of using these frameworks to process financial transactions and shows examples of tools that they built along their streaming journey.


Anton Gorshkov is a managing director at Goldman Sachs Asset Management where he runs a global Core Platform team, focusing on GSAM’s data strategy and real-time services.

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Jul 18, 2017

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  • nice and useful talk

    by Nurali Virani,

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    very good and useful talk with real life scenario.
    nicely deliver with perfect pace.
    at last bravely took all que/doubt and ans :-)

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