Director of Engineering
VoltDB Inc.
Ning Shi has worked for VoltDB for more than seven years. He joined as one of the founding engineers before VoltDB 1.0 was released. Over the years, he was involved in most of the key early design decisions and implementation of the product. In addition, he also speaks at meetups and engages with prospects and customers.
There has been so much emphasis on streaming and real-time analytics lately that the challenges of Online Transaction Processing (OLTP) at scale (which often looks like a streaming application) are often overlooked. Building a system that performs transactions on relentless streams of data, at rates of 100,000 to 1,000,000+ transactions a second,…