How Credit Karma uses Akka to manage big data at scale

Big data can be a big headache, unless you know how to manage it at scale. Credit Karma engineering manager, Dustin Lyons, spoke with TechRepublic about how the fintech giant handles its data.

Fintech is one of the fastest-growing investment categories for venture capital. Since 2010, more than 1,200 VC firms have wired more than $22 billion into the bank accounts of over 1,800 startups, according to Pitchbook. J.P. Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon, who recently removed himself from consideration as Treasury Secretary in the Trump administration, warned his peers that “Silicon Valley is coming.”

Author: Matt Asay


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