Navigating Event Streaming with Decodable CEO Eric Sammer | RTA Podcast
In this episode of the Real-Time Analytics podcast, host Tim Berglund welcomes Eric Sammer, Founder and CEO of Decodable. Eric, an industry leader in event streaming technology, discusses the company's focus on stream processing, real-time data processing, and integration with systems like Apache Pinot and StarTree. The conversation delves into the challenges and complexities of managing data, from data cleansing to structuring for different use cases. They explore the ideal balance between generalized and specialized systems, emphasizing the importance of flexibility. Ultimately, they highlight how stream processing serves as an effective solution to adjust and distribute data intelligently, providing an essential abstraction point.