Skip to footer

Tag: Uber Data

Visualize Data Sets on the Web with Uber Engineering's deck.gl Framework

Visualize Data Sets on the Web with Uber Engineering’s deck.gl Framework

In this article, we discuss deck.gl, an open sourced, WebGL-powered framework specifically designed for exploring and visualizing data sets at scale.

The Uber Engineering Summer Intern Experience

As this summer comes to a close, profiles from last summer's Uber Engineering intern class and what their Uber experience was like.

Why Uber Engineering Switched from Postgres to MySQL

Uber Engineering explains the technical reasoning behind its switch in database technologies, from Postgres to MySQL.

The Uber Engineering Tech Stack, Part II: The Edge and Beyond

The end of a two-part series on the tech stack that Uber Engineering uses to make transportation as reliable as running water, everywhere, for everyone, as of spring 2016.

The Uber Engineering Tech Stack, Part I: The Foundation

Uber’s mission is transportation as reliable as running water, everywhere, for everyone. Here's the first of a two-part series on the tech stack that Uber Engineering uses to make this happen.

Engineering Uber Systems to Combat Fraud

Fraud prevention is one of Uber's fastest growing areas of research and development. As our platform has grown, so has the international underworld that tries to undermine it. Here’s how Uber engineers systems to fight fraud in 2016 and beyond.

Engineering Intelligence Through Data Visualization at Uber

The data visualization team in Uber Engineering delivers intelligence through crafting visual exploratory data analysis tools. Here's what some of these visualizations look like.

An Uber Engineer Discusses Cash for India Growth and Beyond

An Uber engineer discusses how introducing cash payments for rides has fostered Uber's growth in India and beyond.

Streamific, the Ingestion Service for Hadoop Big Data at Uber Engineering

Here we look at Hadoop data ingestion, and how Uber Engineering streams diverse data into a cohesive layer for querying in near real-time using our in-house developed Streamific.
Project Mezzanine: The Great Migration

Project Mezzanine: The Great Migration

What happens when you have to migrate hundreds of millions of rows of data and 100 services over several weeks with dozens of engineers, while simultaneously serving millions of rides? The story of how Uber moved to Mezzanine in 2014.

Popular Articles