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Betting on Riak - bet365’s acquisition and its consequences for the product

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Erlang Solutions

Suite 2.6, The Loom, Gower's Walk, E1 8PY · London

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51.512650, -0.067364, 2nd floor, North wing. Nearest station: Aldgate East.

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Hear from bet365 about the background to their acquisition of Riak and their plans to open source the products and contribute to their long term success.

TALK 1: Introduction and background to how we got here

Speaker: Stuart Whitfield, CEO at Erlang Solutions

A short introduction to Andrew's talk, the history of Riak and Erlang Solutions' involvement with the product and community.

TALK 2: bet365 and RIAK

Speaker: Andrew Deane, Systems Development Manager at bet365

An overview of the historical relationship between bet365 and Basho, and how bet365 came to acquire Basho's assets. Followed by a Q&A session.

Check out the recent editorial ( featuring Andrew on bet365's multilingual development environment.