Conference Program


Pulsar: Messaging and Event Streaming - Adoption, Use Cases and the Future of Pulsar

8:30 AM - 9:10 AM PDT, June 17, 2020 | Track 1

The keynote covers the growth of Pulsar community, latest project updates and roadmap.


Matteo Merli

Matteo Merli is a Sr. Principal engineer working on data platforms at Splunk where he joined following the acquisition of Streamlio. He serves as the PMC chair for Apache Pulsar and he's a member of the Apache BookKeeper PMC. Previously, he spent several years at Yahoo building database replication systems and multi-tenant messaging platforms. Matteo was the co-creator and lead developer for the Pulsar project within Yahoo.

Sijie Guo

Sijie Guo is the co-founder and CEO of StreamNative. StreamNative is a real-time data infrastructure startup offering a cloud-native event streaming platform powered by Apache Pulsar for the enterprises. Before StreamNative, he co-founded Streamlio. Before Streamlio, he worked for Twitter as the tech lead for the messaging infrastructure group, where he co-created DistributedLog and Twitter EventBus. Before Twitter, he worked on the push notification infrastructure at Yahoo!. He is also the VP of Apache BookKeeper and PMC member of Apache Pulsar.