In this two-part blog series, we are looking at how MediaMath uses Play’s API to perform data validation on big data pipelines. In part one, we covered data validation with Play’s combinator-based API. In part two, we’ll extend that data validation to work with Amazon Web Services DynamoDB, AWS S3, and Spark. Extending validation to work with AWS DynamoDB MediaMath uses a variety of technologies in our analytics stack, including AWS DynamoDB. DynamoDB is a distributed, fault-tolerant key value store as a service that makes it easy to store/query massive datasets. We use it to power a few internal troubleshooting […]
Ian Hummel is the Director of Data Platform at MediaMath. He’s led a variety of product initiatives at MediaMath over the years and is currently focused on building a next-gen large scale analytics platform. Before MediaMath he worked in a variety of tech fields including enterprise search, video processing, identity federation, and mobile app development. He has a BA in Mathematics and Comp. Sci from Boston University and an MBA from INSEAD.