Speaker: Ben Stopford

Core Kafka team @Confluent
Ben is an engineer working on the Core Apache Kafka at Confluent Inc (the company behind Apache Kafka). He's worked with distributed data infrastructure for over a decade, switching between engineering products and helping companies use them. Before Confluent he designed the central data infrastructure for a large investment bank. His earlier career spanned a variety of projects at Thoughtworks and UK-based enterprise companies.

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Talk: Power of the Log:LSM & Append Only Data Structures

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