Operating Cassandra at Urban Airship - Lessons Learned and Best Practices

For our upcoming meetup Erik Onnen, VP of Architecture for Urban Airship, will be presenting on operating Cassandra at Urban Airship and best practices learned from first-hand experience.

Food and beverage will be served at this event, so be sure to come straight from the office.

We hope to see you there!

About Erik Onnen

Erik is the Vice President of Architecture for Urban Airship, the leading mobile engagement platform in the world. He is responsible for the throughput, latency and overall systems design for one of the busiest APIs in the world, accessed by over one billion mobile application installations and processing over 30 thousand API requests per second. Erik has a background in database design and distributed systems heralding back to the good ole' days of CORBA. He worked on one of the first Oracle RAC deployments on a distributed file system and has advised or written several of the most high traffic HTTP systems in the world. Prior to Urban Airship, he was a Principal Engineer at Jive Software and has advised companies in a variety of industries including Wall Street institutions, oil and gas companies and high profile retailers.

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  • Matt R.

    Yes, the presentation was very good. Also, thanks for the office tour!

    September 26, 2013

  • Greg C.

    Great presentation with a lot of content. I am grateful to have had a chance to hear what Erik had to say.

    September 26, 2013

  • Laurence C.

    Excellent overview, with good details when appropriate. A lot of info presented very efficiently.

    September 25, 2013

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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