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Dwight Merriman, Co-Founder of 10gen

Dwight Merriman

Biography: Dwight Merriman

Dwight is CEO and Co-Founder of 10gen, and one of the core MongoDB kernel committers. In 1995, Dwight co-founded DoubleClick and served as its CTO for ten years. Dwight was the architect of the DoubleClick ad serving infrastructure, DART, which serves tens of billions of ads per day. Dwight is co-founder, Chairman, and the original architect of Panther Express (now part of CDNetworks), a content distribution network (CDN) technology which serves hundreds of thousands of objects per second. Dwight is also a co-founder and investor in BusinessInsider.com and Gilt Groupe.

Presentation: Future of Data Architecture: NoSQL, Big Data, Linked Data and the Cloud

Track: Big Data and NoSQL / Time: Friday 13:50 - 14:50 / Location: Mountbatten Room

This panel discussion will explore the future of data and data architectures for performance and scalability. Panelists will discuss innovations in and the future of databases, including cloud databases, NoSQL, NewSQL, graph databases, big data analytics, semantics and linked data.