Presentation: Transaction Processing in FoundationDB

Track: Emerging Trends in Data Engineering

Location: Bayview AB

Duration: 1:40pm - 2:30pm

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Level: Advanced

Persona: Backend Developer, Data Engineering


FoundationDB provides users strongly consistent transactions without a two-phase commit protocol. This talk will go through the architecture of FoundationDB and describe what is happening in the internals of the database when a client commits a transaction.

Speaker: Evan Tschannen

Lead Developer/Committer FoundationDB

Evan Tschannen is the lead developer of FoundationDB. He has been working on FoundationDB for the past 8 years and has written many of its core components.

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