MD#2: Shunting Logs for Fun and Profit

We're joined by Richard Johnson, former CTO of Skimlinks in London, currently putting together a crack tech team to build the next-generation Daily Fantasy Sports platform for Draftstars right here in Melbourne.

Rather than focus on the common distributed cases of computing, queueing, or storing data, Richard shares his experience of collecting and moving data at scale while building a content monetisation platform for Skimlinks.

Apache Flume offers a simple yet powerful abstraction that allows you to design resilient dataflows to get your data where you need it.

18:30 - Refreshments
19:00- Shunting of Logs

Refreshments provided by our fine hosts, Airwallex.