Speaker: Igor Canadi

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Founding Engineer and Architect @Rockset, Previously at RocksDB and Facebook

Igor Canadi is a Founding Engineer at Rockset, a modern cloud-native search and analytics database, where he is responsible for the data indexing and distributed SQL engine. Previously, Igor was a Software Engineer at Facebook, where he developed RocksDB, an open-source key-value store widely deployed in the data industry, and contributed to Facebook's core GraphQL infrastructure. In his free time, he enjoys sailing and snowboarding.

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Rockset - Building a Modern Analytics Database on Top of RocksDB

RocksDB, a key-value store built on the foundation of Log-Structured Merge-Tree data structures and originally open-sourced by Facebook, has played a significant role in shaping data systems over the past decades.

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Tuesday Apr 9 / 03:55PM BST ( 50 minutes )


Whittle (3rd Fl.)


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