Kafka Summit Logo
Organized by

Kafka Summit London 2019

May 13-14, 2019 | London


Dani Traphagen

Senior Systems Engineer, Confluent

Like many, I love and hate Distributed Systems, because they are rewarding but highly complex. I have a penchant for making Enterprises successful with Open Source Technologies, targeting transitions toward real-time and event-based architectures. While currently at Confluent (the platform around Apache Kafka) my history includes Apache Ignite and Apache Cassandra at GridGain and DataStax, respectively. I was an IT grunt from a young age continue to love this field dearly. My interests are in Event Streaming, Big Data, Data Science, Bioinformatics, Machine Learning, Distributed Databases, Data Modeling, Search and data processing/analytics. I also love public speaking and travel!


When to KSQL & When to Live the KStream

In this all too fabulous talk we will be addressing the wonderful and new wonders of KSQL vs. KStreams. If you are new-ish to Kafka…you may ask yourself, “What is a large Kafka deployment?” And you may tell yourself, “This is not my beautiful KSQL use case!” And you may ... Read More

We use cookies to understand how you use our site and to improve your experience. Click here to learn more or change your cookie settings. By continuing to browse, you agree to our use of cookies.