Fangjin Yang and Xavier Léauté describe how they architected their analytics stack around Druid, and overcame the challenges around scaling the system, balancing features with cost, and making performance consistent.
Fangjin is one of the original Druid committers and a co-founder of Imply, a San Francisco based technology company formed around Druid. Fangjin previously held senior engineering positions at Metamarkets and Cisco. He holds a BASc in Electrical Engineering and a MASc in Computer Engineering from the University of Waterloo, Canada.
Guaranteeing data availability in distributed systems.