Pattern of Innovation: Riak Usage at Best Buy

A session at RICON 2012

  • Joel Crabb

Wednesday 10th October, 2012

11:00am to 11:45am (PST)

Innovation, innovation, innovation! We all hear the innovation term
thrown around daily when talking about various ideas, projects, companies,
etc. But innovation is a studied science, it has been thoroughly
researched and often follows a specific pattern. The pattern of
innovation is fascinating and it is playing out right now at Best Buy.
Riak has been an integral part in the transformation push to re-platform
Best Buy's eCommerce platform. Riak's architecture has helped Best Buy
build and operate its new platform with Riak playing a key role.

From a strategic perspective, the growth of both the use of Riak and the
use of the services exposed through Riak fall directly into the pattern of

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Joel Crabb

Chief Architect, BestBuy.com

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Time 11:00am11:45am PST

Date Wed 10th October 2012

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