We decided to take an aggressive step and empower our internal business users to work with their data faster and more efficiently via a custom self-serve analytics platform.
I’ve been at Quantcast for a few months now, and I’ve learned a lot: new business, new tools, new products, new people.
Investing in the right infrastructure is key to communicating to the company at large that we care about crafting a superior user experience, grounded in solid front-ends and well-tested design principles.
Fourteen publishers flew to San Francisco for Quantcast’s second annual Publisher Hackathon to brainstorm solutions to the advertising industry’s most painful problems.
Big Data Problems Quantcast’s competitive edge lies in our ability to process vast amounts of data efficiently. We have hundreds of pipelines running on our hardware, processing over 30PB per day. We got to 30PB per day over the years by constantly finding new optimizations. Recently, with the cluster backlog growing and engineers starting to