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Kafka Summit SF 2019

September 30 - October 1, 2019 | San Francisco

Matthias J. Sax

Software Engineer, Confluent

Matthias is a Kafka PMC member and software engineer at Confluent working mainly on Kafka’s Streams API. Prior to Confluent, he was a PhD student at Humboldt-University of Berlin, conducting research on data stream processing systems. Matthias is also a committer at Apache Flink and Apache Storm.


What’s the Time? …and Why?

Data stream processing is built on the core concept of time. However, understanding time semantics and reasoning about time is not simple, especially if deterministic processing is expected. In this talk, we explain the difference between processing, ingestion, and event time and what their impact is on data stream processing. ... Read More

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