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April 18-21, 2016

Santa Clara, California

Avi Kivity

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Avi Kivity

CTO, ScyllaDB


Avi Kivity, CTO of ScyllaDB, is known mostly for starting the Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) project, the hypervisor underlying many production clouds. He has worked for Qumranet and Red Hat as KVM maintainer until December 2012. Avi is now CTO of ScyllaDB, a company that seeks to bring the same kind of innovation to the NoSQL space.


19 April 02:20 PM - 3:10 PM at Ballroom F
Scylla is a new NoSQL database that applies systems programming techniques to a horizontally scalable NoSQL design to achieve extreme performance improvements. Scylla is capable of exceeding one million requests per second per node, while providing Apache Cassandra compatibility, scaling, and geographical distribution properties. The Scylla design is based on a modern shared-nothing approach.... [read more]