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Tech Nottingham March 2016 - Joe Nash on Kafka

  • Antenna Beck Street Nottingham, NG1 1EQ United Kingdom

This month we welcome the brilliant Joe Nash of Paypal/Braintree and Major League Hacking back to Nottingham to talk about the latest developments in scalable, high-throughput messaging for our software, plus we've got free food and drinks provided at the event thanks to our sponsors.

No tickets required, just turn up - it's free!


Queuing like a Brit: achieving massive scale with Kafka

Joe Nash

Joe Nash

by Joe Nash

Kafka is used by companies like Linkedin and Braintree to deliver messages at massive scale. In this talk Joe Nash (@jna_sh) will introduce Kafka and how it achieves such amazing feats, how to use it, and common pitfalls.

About Joe

Joe Nash is a functional programmer and distributed systems enthusiast. For the last two years he has been a developer advocate at PayPal/Braintree, and supports student hackathons as part of MLH EU.


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