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Thursday, October 13 • 11:40am - 12:20pm
PlayStation and Lucene: Indexing 1 Million documents per second on 18 servers
What if I tell you that PlayStation4 is a not just a gaming console? What if I tell you that the PlayStation Network is a system that handles more than 70 million active users? What if I tell you that in order to create an awesome gaming experience, we support personalized search at scale? Finally, what if I tell you that the system that provides this personalized experience currently indexes up to 1 million documents per second using Lucene and only uses 18 mid-sized Amazon instances?

Intrigued? Join the talk to learn how it is possible!

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Alexander Filipchik

Principal Software Engineer, Sony Interactive Entertainment
Alex spent the last 4 years of his life building the next generation of the PlayStation Network. He is honored to be a part of the small team of engineers who managed to build a platform that scaled from 0 to 1 million users in just 1 day. This platform has been adding 1.5 million new devices per month to reach tens of millions of active users. Alex is passionate about technology, innovations, walking his dog and building scalable software... Read More →

Thursday October 13, 2016 11:40am - 12:20pm
Back Bay A Sheraton Boston