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Data Streaming in Real Life: Digital Natives

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Data streaming and event-driven architectures are the go-to architecture patterns for 2023 across all industries. Still, different industries face different challenges and follow different trends, even though there are common ones that we find horizontally. This webinar series is designed to give a deep dive into the state of data streaming in a variety of industries, with examples from all around the globe.

This webinar explores the state of data streaming for a new wave of enterprise companies, born in the cloud, that are thriving in this era of digitization and are embedding data in every decision, interaction, and process. Join us to learn more about:

  • what trends are shaping the industry and how digital native companies of all sizes embrace the cloud, next-gen technologies like generative AI as well as their ecosystem to fuel more efficient operations, new revenue streams, and customer loyalty
  • how data streaming provides the ability to integrate and correlate data in real time, build to scale and how to unify data across your deployments
  • which enterprise architectures are trending in the digital native industry globally

Kai Waehner, Global Field CTO at Confluent, explores general trends and how data streaming architectures are used, included edge, data center, hybrid and multi-cloud helps to continuously modernize and innovate the industry. The session will feature real-life use cases and data streaming customer stories from customers like NewRelic, Expedia, Wix.com and many more.

Kai Waehner is Field CTO at Confluent. He works with customers across the globe and with internal teams like engineering and marketing. Kai’s main area of expertise lies within the fields of Data Streaming, Analytics, Hybrid Cloud Architectures, Internet of Things, and Blockchain. Kai is a regular speaker at international conferences such as Devoxx, ApacheCon and Kafka Summit, writes articles for professional journals, and shares his experiences with new technologies on his blog: www.kai-waehner.de. Contact: kai.waehner@confluent.io / @KaiWaehner / linkedin.com/in/kaiwaehner.

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