In this episode, Paul Donnelly, a Principal Engineer at Verizon Media, interviews Eddie Bortnikov, Senior Director of Research, and Eshcar Hillel, Senior Research Scientist. Eddie and Eshcar share how Druid (open source data store designed for sub-second queries on real-time and historical data)inspired their team to build Oak, an open source scalable concurrent key-value map for big data analytics, and how companies can use and contribute to Oak. Learn more at https://github.com/yahoo/oak.
In this episode, Paul Donnelly, a Principal Engineer at Verizon Media, interviews Eddie Bortnikov, Senior Director of Research at Verizon Media, and Ohad Shacham, Senior Research Scientist. Eddie and Ohad share the inspiration behind Omid, an open source transaction processing platform for Big Data, and how companies can use and contribute to Omid.
In this episode, Ashley Wolf interviews Lauren Tsung, who was previously a Sr. Designer for Yahoo Mail and Anna Shainskaya, a Sr. Designer for Yahoo Mail at Verizon Media. Lauren and Anna share their journey from designing chatbots to publishing Makeskill, an open source project for rapid prototyping Alexa Skills. Connect on LinkedIn with Lauren Tsung (https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurentsung) and Anna Shainskaya (https://www.linkedin.com/in/annashine/).
In this episode, Amber Wilson interviews Frode Lundgren, Director of Engineering for Vespa at Verizon Media. Frode discusses the inspiration behind building Vespa and shares thoughts on personalized search. Connect with Frode on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/frodelu/.
In this episode, Gil Yehuda(Sr. Director of Open Source at Verizon Media)interviews Alan Carroll, PhD, Senior Software Engineer for Global Networking / Edge at Verizon Media. Alan discusses networking at Verizon Media and how user traffic and proxy happens through Apache Traffic Server. He also shares his love of model rockets. Connect with Alan on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alan-m-carroll-b128623/.
In this episode, Gil Yehuda interviews Dav Glass, Distinguished Architect of IaaS and Node.js at Verizon Media. Dav discusses how open source inspired him to start HackSI, a Hack Day for all ages, as well as robotics mentorship to build and grow the local Southern Illinois engineering community. Connect with Dav on Twitter: https://twitter.com/davglass.
In this episode, Gil Yehuda, Senior Director of Open Source at Oath, discusses building and running an Open Source Program Office and shares how other technology companies can start or improve their OSPO. Connect with Gil on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gilyehuda/.