Cassandra NYC 2011: Ilya Maykov - Scaling Video Analytics with Cassandra

Posted in Databases, Frameworks, Development on August 26, 2012



Ilya Maykov - Scaling Video Analytics with Cassandra

Ilya Maykov is an engineer on the analytics team at Ooyala, the video technology company powering the online video experience for some of today's most innovative media companies such as ESPN, Bloomberg, and Miramax. His talk will describe the challenges of computing multi-dimensional video analytics reports over Ooyala's 100M+ monthly unique users in near-real-time, and the role Cassandra plays in meeting these challenges.

DataStax, the commercial leader in Apache Cassandra™, along with the NYC Cassandra User Group, NoSQL NYC, and Big Data NYC joined together to present the first Cassandra New York City conference on December 6, 2011.

DataStax offers products and services based on the popular open-source database, Apache Cassandra™ that solve today's most challenging big data problems. DataStax Enterprise (DSE) combines the performance of Cassandra with analytics powered by Apache Hadoop™, creating a smartly integrated, data-centric platform. With DSE, real-time and analytic workloads never conflict, giving you maximum performance with the added benefit of only managing a single database. The company has over 100 customers, including leaders such as Netflix, Cisco, Rackspace and Constant Contact, and spanning verticals including web, financial services, telecommunications, logistics and government. DataStax is backed by industry leading investors, including Lightspeed Venture Partners and Crosslink Capital and is based in San Mateo, CA.

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