Real-Time IoT Analytics with Apache Pulsar

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In this talk, David Kjerrumgaard will present a solution based on Apache Pulsar Functions that significantly reduces decision latency by using probabilistic algorithms to perform analytic calculations on the edge.

6:30 - 7:00 pm - Food, Drinks, and Mingling
7:00 - 8:00 pm - Talk by David Kjerrumgaard
8:00 pm - 8:30 pm - Q&A and Networking.

The business value of data decreases rapidly after it is created, particularly in use cases such as fraud prevention, cybersecurity, and real-time system monitoring. The high-volume, high-velocity datasets used to feed these use cases often contain valuable, but perishable, insights that must be acted upon immediately.

In order to maximize the value of their data enterprises must fundamentally change their approach to processing real-time data to focusing on reducing their decision latency on the perishable insights that exist within their real-time data streams. Thereby enabling the organization to act upon them while the window of opportunity is open.

Generating timely insights in a high-volume, high-velocity data environment is challenging for a multitude of reasons. As the volume of data increases, so does the amount of time required to transmit it back to the datacenter and process it. Secondly, as the velocity of the data increases, the faster the data and the insights derived from it lose value.

Speaker Biography:

David Kjerrumgaard is a Director of Solution Architecture at Streamlio, and also a contributor to the Apache Pulsar, and Apache NiFi projects. He was formerly the Global Practice Director at Hortonworks, where he was responsible for the development of best practices and solutions for the professional services team, with a focus on Streaming technologies including Kafka, NiFi, and Storm. He is the author of the “Pulsar In Action”, and holds a B.S and Master’s Degree in Computer Science from Kent State University.