Stephan Ewen
CTO
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Stephan Ewen one of the original creators and PMC of Apache Flink, and CTO and co-founder of Ververica (now acquired by Alibaba Group). Stephan leads the development and direction of Apache Flink inside Ververica, following the vision to build the next generation architecture for data analytics and distributed applications, powered by stream processing technology.

Before working on Apache Flink, Stephan worked on in-memory databases, query optimization, and distributed systems. He holds a Ph.D. from the Berlin University of Technology.

Sessions

  • Stream
    08.06.2020 17:30 – 18:10
    Studio
    Intermediate
    Orchestration frameworks like Kubernetes have made dealing with stateless applications very easy. But for stateful applications, we are still clinging to the ancient wisdom that state shall be someone else's problem: just put it in a database! Because of that, we are still struggling with the…