Jeffrey Ricker


CEO, Ricker Lyman Robotic

Jeffrey Ricker is an experienced technology leader, a hands-on senior software developer and entrepreneur in Big Data. He has a 25 year career working with start-up companies, the financial industry and the Defense Department.

Specialties: Big data, Internet of things, Java, Scala, enterprise architecture, model driven development, software development lifecycle, NoSQL.
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Topic of presentation: Kappa architecture (and beyond)

The main points of the presentation:
We will discuss the evolution of big data architecture, from batch to Lambda to Kappa. I will walk through how to implement a Kappa architecture with practical examples, focusing on how to reach full potential and avoid the pitfalls. We will finish with reviewing what lies ahead, including the inevitable consolidation between microservices, GPGPU and Hadoop.