New York City Storm User Group
New York, NY
Monday, October 13, 2014
The New York City Storm User Group is a group for anyone interested in building scalable computing platforms and parallel architectures to process vast amounts of streaming data using Twitter's Storm real-time data processing framework as well as other projects that complement Storm (Kafka, Kestrel, Zookeeper).


Practical On-line Approximation Algorithms in Storm

Ted Dunning View Bio



Ted Dunning

Ted Dunning is Chief Application Architect at MapR Technologies and committer and PMC member of the Apache Mahout, Apache ZooKeeper, and Apache Drill projects​. Ted has been very active in mentoring new Apache projects and is currently serving as vice president of incubation for the Apache Software Foundation​.​ Ted was the chief architect behind the MusicMatch (now Yahoo Music) and Veoh recommendation systems. He built fraud detection systems for ID Analytics (later purchased by LifeLock) and he has 24 patents issued to date and a dozen pending. Ted has a PhD in computing science from the University of Sheffield. When he’s not doing data science, he plays guitar and mandolin. He also bought the beer at the first Hadoop user group meeting..