Theo Hultberg is Chief Architect at Burt, a Gothenburg based big data startup that wants to revolutionize the advertising industry by showing that there's more to ad analytics than clicks. Theo has built distributed analytics systems that handle tens of millions of messages per day, in Ruby.
Track abstract - Big Data - J2
A Guide to the Post-relational Revolution
I'll take you on a guided tour to the new possibilities of databases such as MongoDB, Cassandra and Redis, and show you how to use their capabilities as alternatives to the relational databases that you know. I'll explain the differences between key/value stores, document- and graph databases, what Dynamo is and why the three letters CAP are important.