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Nicholas Adams

Director of global support operations at T.I Tokyo

Nicholas is a British IT engineer living in Japan, early adopter of tech, early discarder of tech, legacy user and Head of Global Support for TI Tokyo, running the team that provides 24/7/365 Enterprise Grade support for Riak.

Past Activities

Nicholas Adams
Code BEAM STO 2019
17 May 2019
15.20 - 15.45

Riak's rebound

This talk will cover the death of Basho, the rescue of the "Enterprise Edition" and dead code, and the resurgence of Riak as a viable distributed NoSQL database and cloud storage service thanks to an active development community

OBJECTIVES

To inform people of how Riak is developing, what has improved, and how they can get involved.

TARGET AUDIENCE

General audience with an interest in NoSQL/key-value stores, distributed systems, cloud storage and existing Riak users.

Nicholas Adams
Code BEAM SF
05 Mar 2020
12.20 - 12.45

Riak KV 3.0: worth the wait?

A look at the new Riak KV 3.0 distributed NoSQL key-value store, how it compares to its predecessors and does the 4 version jump of OTP justify it being in your data center today?

THIS TALK IN THREE WORDS

Riak

Upgrade

OTP

OBJECTIVES

Increase industry awareness of Riak KV 3.0 and its improvements of both existing and upcoming features.

Touch on when you should and should not use Riak in your business.

TARGET AUDIENCE

People interested in key/value stores, existing Riak users, people interested in how updating OTP can affect the performance of software.

Nicholas Adams
Code BEAM SF 2019
28 Feb 2019
11.35 - 12.20

Riak's Rebirth

How Riak has changed after becoming fully open-source: new priorities, new features, new documentation, new ideas.

OBJECTIVES

To inform people of how Riak is developing, what has improved, and how they can get involved.

TARGET AUDIENCE

General audience with an interest in NoSQL/key-value stores, distributed systems, cloud storage and existing Riak users.