Chris Bartholomew

Founder of Kafkaesque

  • @cdbartholomew

Areas of Expertise:

  • Apache Pulsar
  • message queues
  • message streaming
Chris has been working on high performance pub-sub systems for over a dozen years. During that time he has tested, supported, and operated messaging systems that are deployed in banking, capital markets, and transportation industries. Recently he has founded Kafkaesque, which is a managed streaming and queuing service based on the Apache Pulsar open-source project. Prior to working with pub-sub systems, Chris worked in the telecom industry testing data networking equipment running IP, Ethernet, and ATM.