Powering 300+ Web Services on LAMP & Beyond (Portland)AppNexus, 711 SW Alder Street (Suite 400), Portland, OR, 97205Oct9
In less than seven years, AppNexus has grown from a big idea into the largest independent AdTech company in the world. Join us on October 9th in Portland as Principal Engineer, Larry Finn, discusses the architectural and engineering challenges of achieving this scale. In this tech talk, learn how AppNexus uses the LAMP stack in production and the many lessons that come from running a complex, heavily-used product.
Practical On-line Approximation Algorithms in Apache StormAppNexus, 19 W 22nd St, Floor 4, New York, NY, 10010Oct13
Storm allows efficient computation of operations such as count (distinct), percentiles and heavy hitters (top-40) with limited memory. Of great value here, are Approximation algorithms that are relatively easy to use, have tunable accuracy, and are fast. In this talk, Ted Dunning, Chief Application Architect at MapR, will describe several of these, relatively unknown, algorithms and how they can be used in Storm.
Movember U.S. Tech Challenge Launch PartyAppNexus, 19 W 22nd St, Floor 4, New York, NY, 10010Oct15
Join us to kick off the 2014 Movember campaign and U.S. Technology Challenge with a fireside chat and after party with Movember CEO & Co-founder Adam Garone.
Learn about The Movember Foundation's mission and incredible journey, how they think about success, their approach to technology and grassroots activism, and how you can get involved in this year’s campaign to help change the face of men’s health. Hosted by champion AppNexus Mo Sista, Lindsay Van Kirk.
After party featuring: live music, DJ, food and drink, prizes, sign up stations and more!
Columbia Business School Fall Venture FairAppNexus, 19 W 22nd St, Floor 4, New York, NY, 10010Oct29
Produced by The Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center, the Annual Fall Venture Fair provides students the opportunity to present their ideas and receive critical feedback from successful entrepreneurs and other knowledgeable practitioners from the entrepreneurial community in a fun and energized forum.