In this installment of “Meet the Engineer”, meet Marcel Kornacker, the architect of the Cloudera Impala open-source real-time query engine for Apache Hadoop.
What do you do at Cloudera?
I’m a tech lead at Cloudera, working on the Cloudera Impala team. And although it’s not in my formal title, I’m also the architect of Impala. What that means in practice is that I have the very enviable but demanding job of not only creating Impala requirements,