What do you get if you cross a distributed database with a stream processing system?
Jay Kreps is the cofounder and CEO of Confluent, a company focused on Apache Kafka. Previously, Jay was one of the primary architects for LinkedIn, where he focused on data infrastructure and data-driven products. He was among the original authors of a number of open source projects in the scalable-data-systems space, including "Voldemort":http://project-voldemort.com/, "Azkaban":https://azkaban.github.io/, "Kafka":http://kafka.apache.org, and "Samza":http://samza.incubator.apache.org/.
Jay Kreps by Gigaom