Behind the Scenes with Metamarkets, Episode 3

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In the latest episode in our “Behind The Scenes” video series, we sat down with Neel Sharma, data engineer at Metamarkets, to discuss the benefits of working with the data engineering team to set up your data pipeline. Watch the video to learn about the role of a data engineer, best practices for interacting with data, and some automated tools that clients can access at any time. Also, in case you missed the last episode, click here to learn more from Dr. Charles Allen, a senior software engineer and one of the leading developers focused on Druid, the open-source database built by […]

Behind the Scenes with Metamarkets, Episode 3
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Managing Changing Data with Dynamic Lookups

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The world’s top media exchanges, buyers and publishers use Metamarkets’ interactive analytics solution to drive their business performance through intuitive access to real-time data. Having the ability to explore and visualize the data puts the power of big data into the hands of the people who need it most. However, the data is only powerful if it’s reliable. As a company evolves, so does its data and its underlying attributes. In many cases these changes are unavoidable, such as company name changing due to a merger or acquisition, account assignments or campaign name changes. Metamarkets’ dynamic lookup solution allows users […]

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Why I’m Joining Metamarkets

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Throughout my career I’ve spent a lot of time understanding the challenge of unifying multiple disparate data sets. Unfortunately, it seems that many of the problems the digital marketing industry faces today around a lack of transparency and standardization have not been solved but rather become more complex due to the data exhaust being produced by the billions of daily programmatic transactions. Data is really the key to the programmatic marketing kingdom. However, marketers continue to struggle with getting fast, easy access to disparate data sets in an intuitive format. There is no reason why buyer spend across an exchange […]

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Distributing Data in Druid at Petabyte Scale

Filed in Algorithms, Corporate, Data Visualization, Druid, R, Technology

At Metamarkets we run one of the largest production Druid clusters out there, so when it comes to scalability, we are almost always the first ones to encounter issues of running Druid at scale. Sometimes, however, performance problems are much simpler, and the downside of a large cluster is that it tends to average out problems that are hiding in plain sight, making them harder to pinpoint. Recently, we started noticing that, despite being able to scale our cluster almost horizontally, performance would not always increase accordingly. While we don’t expect a linear increase in speed, some of the numbers […]

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Behind the Scenes with Metamarkets, Episode 2

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In the latest episode in our “Behind The Scenes” video series, we sat down with Dr. Charles Allen, a senior software engineer at Metamarkets and one of the leading developers focused on Druid, the open-source database built by the Metamarkets team. Watch the video to hear how Charles first encountered and implemented Druid before coming to Metamarkets, what he sees as the key strengths of the technology, how he’s worked to implement more mutability of data within Druid, and how he’s helping users get maximum utilization of their clusters.

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