Real-time OLAP databases and streaming databases have many similarities and differences. As data requirements continue to evolve, we can expect to see more innovations in these two promising database fields.
Yingjun Wu is the founder of RisingWave Labs, a series-A startup building RisingWave, a distributed SQL database for stream processing. Before running the company, Yingjun was a software engineer at the Redshift team, Amazon Web Services, and a researcher at the Database group, IBM Almaden Research Center. Yingjun received his Ph.D. degree from the National University of Singapore and was a visiting Ph.D. at Carnegie Mellon University. He has been working in the field of stream processing and database systems for over a decade.