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Kafka Summit San Francisco 2017

Streaming platforms at massive scale.

Aug 28, 2017 | San Francisco

Sam Obeid

Senior Production Engineer, Shopify

Sam is a Senior Software Engineer with extensive skills in distributed, high throughput, high availability systems and Big-Data systems.

Specialties:
-High availability, high throughput, fault tolerant systems design and implementation
-Data mining, ETL, data streaming and real-time data analytics
-Go, Ruby, Java, Python
-GIT, CI/CD, Chef
-Big-Data: Apache Hadoop stack, Cassandra, Kafka, Splunk
-Design Patterns, Source code analysis and refactoring
-Linux, various distributions, Bash, Python and Perl scripting.
-ITIL V3 Foundation Certified in IT Service Management

Sessions

Shopify Flash-Sales and Apache Kafka

Video & Slides

Shopify is a leading e-commerce platform with 325+ thousand merchants and peak traffic of over 4 million rpm. We enable our merchants to run flash sales, which can double or triple traffic for a short period of time. This talk will take you through the engineering challenges of enabling Shopify ... Read More


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