Finding Needle in Haystack aka Enterprise Network Anomaly Detection

Akash Viswan (~akash21)


Sharing a recent experience my team had configuring a large scale network anomaly detection system for one of the biggest telecommunication company in the world. Anomaly detection is fairly simple what made it complex was the volume of data, 57 Billion records per day to be exact, that is almost half a million records every second. To achieve near real-time detection we had to be innovative in the way we handle the data.


  1. Basic understanding of Cloud Computing
  2. Basics mathematics

Speaker Info:

I am a Founder/Product owner with a leading IT services company, with a background in Linux Engineering and Information Security. An avid Python fan and automation enthusiast. A hacker, tinker at the core, love fiddling with Arduinos, ESPs, and anything electronics and programming.

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Id: 1294
Section: Networking and Security
Type: Talks
Target Audience: Intermediate
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