Kai Waehner is an Enterprise Architect and Global Field Engineer at Confluent. He works with customers across the globe and with internal teams like engineering and marketing. Kai’s main area of expertise lies within the fields of Big Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Hybrid Cloud Architectures, Event Stream Processing, and the Internet of Things. He is a regular speaker at international conferences such as Devoxx, ApacheCon, and Kafka Summit, and writes articles for professional journals.
English session - Beginner
Learn about various case studies for event streaming with Apache Kafka across industries. The talk explores architectures for real-world deployments from Audi, BMW, Disney, Generali, Paypal, Tesla, Unity, Walmart, William Hill, and more. Use cases include fraud detection, mainframe offloading, predictive maintenance, cybersecurity, edge computing, track&trace, live betting, and much more.