Apache Ignite - In-Memory Data Fabric
This talk will provide deep introduction to one of the fastest growing Apache project: Apache Ignite - In-Memory Data Fabric. Apache Ignite provides highly integrated software defined in-memory layer that support traditional In-Memory Data Grid and Compute Grid functionality, in-memory straming and file system, MPP/MPI style high-performance computing as well as acceleration for Apache Hadoop for storage for Apache Spark.
CTO, GridGain Systems
Nikita Ivanov is founder and CTO of GridGain Systems, started in 2007 and funded by RTP Ventures and Almaz Capital. Nikita has led GridGain to develop advanced and distributed in-memory data processing technologies — the top Java in-memory data fabric starting every 10 seconds around the world today. Nikita has over 20 years of experience in software application development, building HPC and middleware platforms, contributing to the efforts of other startups and notable companies including Adaptec, Visa and BEA Systems. Nikita was one of the pioneers in using Java technology for server side middleware development while working for one of Europe’s largest system integrators in 1996. He is an active member of Java middleware community, contributor to the Java specification, and holds a Master’s degree in Electro Mechanics from Baltic State Technical University, Saint Petersburg, Russia.