Let's Talk Data Management

Faster Than Fast: A New Generation of Analytics Arrives

DATE: September 18, 2019

TIME: 2 PM Eastern / 11 AM Pacific

About the Webinar

The ultra-low-latency, highly scalable, distributed Apache Kafka data streaming platform has ushered in a new era of real-time data integration, processing, and analytics. With Kafka, enterprises can address new advanced analytics use cases and extract more value from more data. Production database transactions provide a rich vein of data to drive these use cases.

However, architects and DBAs struggle with the scripting and complexity of publishing database transactions to Kafka and streaming environments. Talented programmers must individually and manually configure data producers and data type conversions. They often cannot easily integrate source metadata and schema changes.

Attunity Replicate provides a simple, real-time, and universal solution for converting production databases into live data streams.

  • Motivations for data streaming
  • Key architectural components of Kafka
  • The role of Attunity Replicate in streaming environments
  • Methods for automated configuration, one-to-many publication, auto-data type mapping and simpler metadata integration
  • Best practices based on two enterprise case studies
About the Speaker
Kevin Petrie

Senior Director of Product Marketing, Attunity, Inc.

Kevin's passion is to decipher what technology means to practitioners. He has invested more than 20 years in technology, as a product marketer, industry analyst and services leader, with nearly a decade of experience in data management and analytics. This includes four years in which he launched, built and led a profitable analytics services team for EMC Pivotal in the Americas and EMEA, implementing data warehouse and data lake platforms for Fortune 2000 enterprises.

Kevin is currently Senior Director and runs field training at Attunity, a provider of data integration software that partners with Microsoft, Amazon, Google and many other data platform providers. He wrote the book Streaming Change Data Capture: A Foundation for Modern Data Architectures, OReilly 2018, and is a contributing analyst at Eckerson Group. Kevin has a B.A. from Bowdoin College and MBA from the University of California at Berkeley. A bookworm and outdoor fitness nut, Kevin enjoys kayaking, mountain biking and skiing with his wife and three boys.

About the Host

Eric Kavanagh

CEO, The Bloor Group

Eric has more than 20 years of experience as a career journalist with a keen focus on enterprise technologies. He designs and moderates a variety of New Media programs, including The Briefing Room, DM Radio, as well as GARP’s Leadership and Research Webcasts. His mission is to help people leverage the power of software, methodologies and politics in order to get things done.

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