Andrew Psaltis has a wealth of experience in software design, and in the construction of large-scale data-intensive systems. He is deeply entrenched in streaming systems and obsessed with delivering insight at the speed of thought. As the author of Streaming Data by Manning, an international speaker and trainer he spends most of his waking hours thinking about, writing about, and building streaming systems. When he’s not busy being busy, he’s spending time with his lovely wife, two kids, coaching and watching as much Lacrosse as possible.