Past Meetup

"Clojure at Backtype" by Nathan Marz (at Sandbox Suites in SF)

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NOTE: The location of this meeting has changed to the Sandbox Suites SOMA location (123 10th Street).

WHAT: Clojure at Backtype Nathan Marz will present on the use of Clojure at Backtype, a marketing intelligence company that collects and analyzes in real-time terabytes of data from Twitter, Facebook, social news sites, and millions of blogs.

WHEN: Thursday March 10th

WHERE: Sandbox Suites near Union Square in San Francisco In response to popular demand, this will be our first ever balisp presentations in San Francisco! The event will be hosted by Sandbox Suites, a shared office for freelances and entrepreneurs with locations in San Francisco's SOMA and Union Square districts as well as downtown Berkeley:

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT!: We are excited to announce that this event will also be our first ever shared meetup with the Bay Area Clojure Meetup Group:


1830 -- Milk and cookies

1845 -- Introductions 1900 -- Presentation #1: Cascalog - A Clojure DSL for doing batch processing

1945 -- Break 2000 -- Presentation #2: Elephant DB (a database written in Clojure) & Storm/Thunderlog (distributed, fault-tolerant stream processing in Clojure -- under development)

2030 -- Q&A

2045 -- Leave to get food & beer??