April 4th, 2017


Coffee & Registration

8:00am - 9:00am


Keynote 1: Evolution of Big Data: From MapReduce to Processing Data at the Speed of Machines

Eric Baldeschwieler, Pioneer of Hadoop

9:00am - 9:30am


Keynote 2: TCO, TTV and Operability of Big Data Platforms vis-a-vis Apex

Amol Kekre, DataTorrent

9:30am - 10:00am


Introduction to Apex

Pramod Immaneni, DataTorrent

10:00am - 10:30am

Track 1 : Applications
Track 2 : Platform
Track 3 : Lightning Talks


Tuning Processing Rate in Apex Apps by Applying Backpressure with the StatsListener

Darin Nee, Silver Spring Networks
Apache Apex + DataTorrent RTS: The Journey So Far and The Road Ahead

Pritesh Maker, DataTorrent & Nathan Trueblood, DataTorrent


GE IOT Predix Time Series & Data Ingestion Service Using Apache Apex

Pramod Immaneni, DataTorrent
Streaming SQL

Julian Hyde, Hortonworks
11:10am - 11:30am
Real-Time Monitoring to Minimize OOS in Retail

Roshan Kulkarni, Mindstix Software Labs



11:30am - 11:45am


IOT Streams: Processing Data Streams from Internet of Things

Subu Balakrishnan, Aeris Communications
Benchmarking Apache Apex

Vlad Rozov, DataTorrent


Business Processing for near-Real-Time Applications using DataTorrent on MapR Big Data Platform

Harish Thakkallapally, MapR Technologies
Storm/Spark Streaming vs. Apache Apex Comparison

Devendra Tagare, DataTorrent
12:25pm - 12:45pm
Intro to Big Data AppHub: Demo of Kafka to HDFS App Template

Ashwin Putta, DataTorrent & Devendra Vyavahare, DataTorrent


Streaming Analytics for Prescriptive and Predictive Solutions

Gurudev Karanth & Karthik Rajagopalan
Challenges of Building an Extreme Performance Messaging Input Operator

Heinz Schaffner, Solace Inc.
12:45pm - 1:05pm
Intro to Big Data AppHub: Demo of Kinesis to S3 App Template With AWS Install Script

Ashwin Putta, DataTorrent & Devendra Vyavahare, DataTorrent


Lunch Break

1:15pm - 2:00pm


Pubmatic: Real-Time Analytics for Actionable Insights at Pubmatic

Kunal Umrigar, Pubmatic & Amit Kumar, Pubmatic
Dimensions Compute with Apex and High Level API

Devendra Tagare, DataTorrent


Compression, Streaming and Pipelines - Oh My!

Ilya Ganelin, CapitalOne & Brennon York, CapitalOne
Elevating Apex Development and Debugging with RTS Console

Sasha Parfenov, DataTorrent & Vlad Rozov, Datatorrent
2:40pm - 3:00pm
Anatomy of Modern, Data-Driven Applications

Nitin Lamba, Ampool Inc. & Suhas Gogate, Ampool Inc.


ThreatMetrix Implementation of the Lambda Architecture using Apache Apex, Kafka & Impala

Sunil Parmar, ThreatMetrix & Tim Zhu, ThreatMetrix
Emerging Data Architectures for Next-generation Workloads

Milind Bhandarkar, Ampool Inc.


RTS Console: I Can See Apex Apps Clearly Now

Sasha Parfenov, DataTorrent
Smart Partitioning

Pramod Immaneni, DataTorrent
3:40pm - 4:00pm
Real-Time Insight Into a Billion Emails

Steve Verlander, Nicea Inc.


Adding Real-Time Visualizations to Apex Apps

Sasha Parfenov, DataTorrent
Deep Dive into the Apex Buffer Server

Vlad Rozov, DataTorrent & Sandesh Hegde, DataTorrent
4:00pm - 4:20pm
Affinity Solutions Marketing Cloud Platform - Delivering High Speed Analytics of Large Scale Transaction Data

Joey Pan, Affinity Solutions & Vivek Sanghi, Affinity Solutions


Coffee Break

4:30pm - 4:45pm


Panel Discussion: Evolution of Big Data Apps - Streaming Platforms

Bhaskar Ghosh, Advisor & Investor;   Milind Bhandarkar, Ampool Inc.;   Laurent Bride, Talend;  Ilya Genelin, CapitalOne

4:45pm - 5:45pm


Social Gathering & Networking

5:45pm - 6:45pm

Apex Big Data World 2017 Mountain View, CA, Presented by DataTorrent, Apex Big Data World is a full day of innovation and networking where members of the Apache Apex community come together to discuss challenges and share success stories.