Rockset Architecture Whiteboard Session With CTO Dhruba Borthakur
June 14, 2022
In this 30 minute video overview, CTO and Rockset Co-founder Dhruba Borthakur discusses Rockset's ALT architecture, how data is ingested, stored and queried in Rockset, and why Rockset is simple to use, incredibly fast, and capable of the highly efficient execution of complex distributed queries across diverse data sets.
Learn More about Rockset Architecture
You can find more information about Rockset's architecture and functionality in the following resources:
- Aggregator Leaf Tailer: An Alternative to Lambda Architecture for Real-Time Analytics
- Rockset Concepts, Design & Architecture
- Converged Index™: The Secret Sauce Behind Rockset's Fast Queries
- Understanding Rockset – How It Works
- Rockset Documentation
About Dhruba Borthakur
Dhruba Borthakur is CTO and co-founder of Rockset, responsible for the company's technical direction. He was an engineer on the database team at Facebook, where he was the founding engineer of the RocksDB data store. Earlier at Yahoo, he was one of the founding engineers of the Hadoop Distributed File System. He was also a contributor to the open source Apache HBase project. Dhruba previously held various roles at Veritas Software, founded an e-commerce startup, Oreceipt.com, and contributed to Andrew File System (AFS) at IBM-Transarc Labs.
Rockset is the leading real-time analytics platform built for the cloud, delivering fast analytics on real-time data with surprising efficiency. Rockset is serverless and fully managed. It offloads the work of managing configuration, cluster provisioning, denormalization and shard/index management. Rockset is also SOC 2 Type II compliant and offers encryption at rest and in flight, securing and protecting any sensitive data. Learn more at rockset.com.