Published on Feb 27, 2020
A 15 minute introduction to timely dataflow, intended for people who do not have twenty minutes.
Timely dataflow is a modern data-parallel dataflow framework, but from the outside it can appear challenging. This video attempts to call out the most interesting departures from standard dataflow systems, through a running worked example and extensive use of bright colors. By the end, I hope you have a sense for what makes timely dataflow unique, and how you can learn more if your curiosity is piqued.