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Posts by Peter Corless

Oct8

Q&A with Brian Hall and Ryan Stauffer

Today we’ll share our conversation with Brian Hall of Expero, and Ryan Stauffer of Enharmonic. Together they will present back-to-back sessions entitled Incorporating JanusGraph into Your Scylla Ecosystem and Powering a Graph Data System with Scylla + JanusGraph.

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Sep24

Scylla Summit 2019 Agenda and Speakers Announced

You’ll learn a lot by joining us at Scylla Summit 2019. This year’s event will be held November 5-6 at the Parc 55 Hilton Hotel in San Francisco, where you get two full days of technical use cases, Scylla internals and best practices.

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Sep16

Making Ad Tech Work at Scale: MediaMath Innovates with Scylla

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MediaMath plays a key role in the ad tech market by unifying a demand-side platform (DSP) and a data management platform (DMP). Learn how they use Scylla.

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Sep3

Seastar Summit 2019

The first Seastar Summit will be held on November 4, 2019, colocated with Scylla Summit 2019. Tickets for the full-day event are available via Eventbrite.

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Aug28

Scylla Summit Preview: Numberly’s Alexys Jacob

As we prepare for Scylla Summit 2019, this is the first in a series of blogs highlighting this year’s featured presenters. Alexys Jacob, known to the developer community across social media, Github and Slack as @ultrabug, is the CTO of Numberly. A self-avowed Pythonista and staunch open source proponent, Alexys has long explored and expanded the frontiers of Big Data architecture and production systems.

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Aug20

Best Practices for Data Modeling

In our latest Summer Tech Talks series webinar ScyllaDB Field Engineer Juliana Oliveira guided virtual attendees through a series of best practices on data modeling for Scylla.

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Aug8

Apache Spark at Scylla Summit, Part 2: Tips for Building Resilient Pipelines

Holden Karau is an open source developer advocate at Google. In her talk, Holden provided an overview of Spark, how it can fail and, based on those different failures, she outlined a number of strategies for how pipelines can be recovered.

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Aug7

Apache Spark at Scylla Summit, Part 1: Best Practices

With continued and growing interest in Apache Spark, we had two speakers present at Scylla Summit 2018 on the topic. This is the first of a two-part article, covering the talk by ScyllaDB’s Eyal Gutkind. The second part covers the talk by Google’s Holden Karau. With business demanding more actionable insight and ROI out of their big data, it is no surprise that analytics are a common workload on Scylla. Nor is it a surprise that Spark is a perennial favorite on the Scylla Summit agenda, and our annual gathering last year proved to be no exception. The focus was […]

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Jul30

Kiwi.com Takes Flight on Scylla

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Kiwi.com is an online flight booking platform that builds customized travel itineraries by assembling flight combinations from multiple airlines. Using this approach Kiwi.com saves travellers money on airline tickets by generating itineraries that mix-and match global airlines with local carriers, finding the best price for the trip as a whole.

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Jul25

OpenNMS Newts: A Time-Series Database for Network Monitoring, Built on Scylla

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The CTO of OpenNMS, Jesse White, joined us at our Scylla Summit last year to talk about the OpenNMS platform and specifically Newts, a time-series database embedded within the platform that relies on Scylla as a high-performance, scalable storage engine.

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