Speaker: Allen Wang

Software Engineer @DoorDash

Allen Wang is currently a tech lead at data platform at DoorDash. He is the architect for the Iguazu event processing system and a founding member of the real time streaming platform team. 

Prior to joining DoorDash, he was a lead in the real time data infrastructure team at Netflix where he created the Kafka infrastructure for Netflix’s Keystone data pipeline and was a main contributor to shape the Kafka ecosystem at Netflix.

He is a contributor to Apache Kafka and NetflixOSS, and a two-time QCon speaker.

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From Zero to A Hundred Billion: Building Scalable Real Time Event Processing At DoorDash

At DoorDash, real time events are an important data source to gain insight into our business but building a system capable of handling billions of real time events is challenging.

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Wednesday Nov 30 / 12:50PM PST ( 50 minutes )


Architecture Scalability Event Processing Pipelines Streaming SQL Self-Serve Platform Frameworks Schema Orchestration Infrastructure