Panel: The growing role of open source technology in today's data architectures

Vinoth Chandar, Founder & CEO @ Onehouse

Raghu Ramakrishnan, CTO @ Microsoft

Jay Kreps, Co-Founder & CEO @ Confluent

Kapil Surlaker, VP of Engineering @ LinkedIn

Justin Borgman, CEO @ Starburst

Praveen Neppali Naga, VP of Engineering & Data Science @ Uber

Justin Levandoski, Director of Engineering @ Google

The panel will discuss their storied experiences, success with open source data, user needs that are driving the shift to open data infrastructure, the importance of open democratized data access, how to think about build-vs-buy, and what the future holds for the industry at large. We invite you to attend and tap into their expertise to understand more deeply the indispensable role that open source plays in today's data landscape.

This lively panel has experiences across:

  • Building data infrastructure services on one of the largest public cloud providers
  • Creating industry-leading open stream processing and real-time analytics systems
  • Funding over a dozen major open source projects in the industry
  • Bringing to life a new world of open data lakes and open query engines
  • Solving some of the hardest problems in data today at planet scale
Interested in learning more about open data architecture?
Where & when?

Open Source Data Summit 2024 will be held on October 2nd, 2024.

What is the cost of access to the live virtual sessions?

OSDS is always free and open for all to attend.

What is Open Source Data Summit?

OSDS is a peer-to-peer gathering of data industry professionals, experts, and enthusiasts to explore the dynamic landscape of open source data tools and storage.

The central theme of OSDS revolves around the advantages of open source data products and their pivotal role in modern data ecosystems.

OSDS is the annual peer hub for knowledge exchange that fosters a deeper understanding of open source options and their role in shaping the data-driven future.

Who attends OSDS?

OSDS is attended by data engineers, data architects, developers, DevOps practitioners and managers, and data leadership.

Anyone who is looking for enriched perspectives on open source data tools and practical insights to navigate the evolving data landscape should attend this event.

Join again on October 2nd, 2024 for discussions around:
  • Benefits of open source data tools
  • Cost/performance trade-offs
  • Building data storage solutions
  • Challenges surrounding open source data tool integration
  • Solutions for the cost of storing, accessing, and managing data
  • Data streams and ingestion
  • Hub-and-spoke data integration models
  • Choosing the right engine for your workload
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