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Tech Talks: Lee Byron on Immutable.js

Since June 2014, the AdRoll Engineering team has been hosting Tech Talks every other Tuesday – give or take – where members of our team share about a technology, project, or tool they’re excited about. We’ve been lucky enough to have a number of developers...

Q&A with CTO Valentino Volonghi: Big plans for big data

AdRoll CTO Valentino Volonghi gets real about AdRoll’s plans for big data. Q: When did you start working at AdRoll, and what had you been doing before then? VV: In 2006, I moved to the US from Italy to work on AdRoll’s real-time bidding algorithm....

Around the World in 100 Milliseconds or Less

Last week, AdRoll CTO Valentino Volonghi spoke at Amazon Web Services AWS Summit on how we’ve used AWS technologies and innovations to help scale our business worldwide. Check out the video and Valentino’s commentary below: AdRoll is a marketing platform that helps businesses of all sizes,...

CTO Valentino Volonghi: Ask me anything!

Career Dean recently hosted an ask me anything session with AdRoll’s Valentino Volonghi, giving software engineers everywhere an opportunity to get answers from our star CTO on everything from common challenges in scaling an Engineer team to his experience as president of the Italian Python...

Real-Time With AdRoll CTO Volonghi On RTB’s Tech & Growing Data Pool

Recently, AdRoll CTO Valentino Volonghi sat down with MediaPost‘s Tyler Loechner for a Q&A in the series Real-Time Daily. Below is an exceprt of the article that appeared in MediaPost November 17, 2014. Find the original article here:  Real-Time Daily spoke with Valentino Volonghi, chief technology officer of AdRoll, a large...

Hankering for Some Hadoop?

Tomorrow (Wednesday, June 12th) from 6:00-8:00pm, we’ll be hosting a group of Hadoop users and developers here at our SOMA headquarters, ShangRolla, for their monthly meetup. Hadoop is an “open-source software for reliable, scalable, distributed computing” used by top tech companies like Yahoo!, Facebook, Amazon,...