This presentation was given Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at the NoSQL Now! 2011 Conference in San Jose, California
About the Presentation
This is a teaser talk for the “Stig: Social Graphs and Discovery at Scale” session on Wednesday. We’ll give a quick introduction to the concepts behind the Stig database, such as graph traversal, scalability, and eventual consistency. Learn how Stig can work for you!
About the Speaker
Jason Lucas is the scalability architect for Tagged, one of the largest social networking system in the world. Jason previously worked for Google on large-scale, distributed systems and for Microsoft on the Visual C++ compiler. He also spent almost ten years working on artificial intelligence systems for treating HIV/AIDS in Africa. These days Jason focuses on problems in the NoSQL space, creating planetary-scale data services that are reliable, fast, cheap, and, if at all possible, easy to use.