RTBkit Blog

Last week we held our first Virtual Meetup of 2015 with great success. We look forward to bringing you great content and more virtual and in person RTBkit events this year. In case you missed it, tune in to the on demand recording of the meetup.  You will hear: Nicolas Emiliani, RTB Lead at Motrixi review their RTBkit implementation and share best practices. Mark Weiss gives an update of what is happening behind the scenes and an overview of the RTBkit Stack. Finally we open up for a live Q&A session. Tune in!
Read more  ·  posted on 02/04/2015 by Anastasia Valentine
It is said that the greatest test of a new democracy is to have a peaceful handover from one government to another. RTBkit is now 18 months old. I consider the project to be a big success; in that time the project has received over 3700 commits from more than 40 different contributors, and it is used in more than 50 countries. RTBkit is starting to become an important part of the landscape for anyone in the Real Time Bidding space. The governance structure has been fairly loose, with the development community at large discussing most decisions on the public mailing, a smaller group of...
Read more  ·  posted on 12/10/2014 by Jeremy Barnes
Join us for the RTBkit 2.0 Roadmap preview webinar and open Q&A now available on demand In this webinar you will: learn about the new features of RTBkit 2.0 understand best practices for development and backward - compatibility find out how you can contribute to RTBkit 2.0 learn about backward compatibility and upgrading hear the Q&A between Datacratic's Mark Weiss and the RTBkit development community If you are an RTBkit developer or are interested in learning more about the next major revision to the RTBkit framework, this webinar is a must watch!  
Read more  ·  posted on 11/21/2014 by Anastasia Valentine
You are invited to the first Virtual RTBkit Meetup on Monday November 17th from 8:00 AM 9:00 AM EST!   If you are new to RTBkit, or are interested in a refresher, join us for an introductory session to discuss real-world developer use cases, review best practices and take part in an open Q&A session.   The agenda for this virtual meetup is:  Introduction by Anastasia Valentine, Head of Marketing, Datacratic  Welcome by Danish Parvesh, Mixorg.com  RTBkit Intro & Best Practices by Mark Weiss, Head of Client Solutions, Datacratic  Developer Spotlight of 3 Use Cases  Open Q&A Session...
Read more  ·  posted on 11/13/2014 by Anastasia Valentine
  Join us on November 6th at 12:00 PM EST for the RTBkit 2.0 Roadmap preview webinar and open Q&A.  At this event you will: learn about the new features of RTBkit 2.0 understand best practices for development and backward compatibility find out how you can contribute to RTBkit 2.0 ask questions in our open RTBkit 2.0 Q&A session   If you are an RTBkit developer or are interested in learning more about the next major revision to the RTBkit framework, this webinar is a must attend. Register now, space is limited.  
Read more  ·  posted on 10/07/2014 by Anastasia Valentine
Tales of an RTBkit adventure. RTB gave you the power so ... now what ? Power comes with a price, in this case the price you pay looks like a pretty complex distributed system. Developing one of these systems will chew up resources, a lot of time, and if you are not experienced in such systems you will probably sink in dark waters. This is where Datacratic jumped in and opened up RTBkit (thanks, btw). RTBkit will drastically reduce your implementation time, and by implementation time I mean the time it takes to be running a production DSP. RTBkit will solve a lot of your problems, but not all...
Read more  ·  posted on 10/06/2014 by Nicolas Emiliani
Get to know the team behind the Datacratic brand.  Today we bring you an interview with Datacratic's CTO, Jeremy Barnes to talk about the role Datacratic plays in providing API’s to organizations to accelerate their development and deployment of real-time bidding and behavior data modeling solutions. Why are you passionate about providing APIs for engineers to accelerate their development efforts? We deliver our open-source and proprietary products through APIs, and have an API centric philosophy through the company. I love the flexibility and ease of integration that comes from this...
Read more  ·  posted on 09/02/2014 by Jeremy Barnes
Rubicon Project is looking for early adopters for the OpenDSP. We are working with some of the leading advertisers and agencies on this project, and would like to extend this opportunity to few more companies that are looking to use RTBKit as their reference implementation. OpenDSP will allow RTB users (agencies, DSP, Advertisers or other media buying platforms) to easily and painlessly set-up, provision and operate a real-time bidding system hosted and managed on the Rubicon Project infrastructure and using the RTBkit open-source architecture. By leveraging RTBkit and Rubicon Project’s...
Read more  ·  posted on 09/02/2014 by The Rubicon Project
Mark Weiss, head of client solutions at Datacratic, shares some of the challenges companies and developers face today as they move into Real Time Bidding. He will do a developer deep dive into design and implementation choices, best practices, technologies, plugins and provide some real world RTB customer use cases. Watch this RTBkit Webinar on demand!
Read more  ·  posted on 08/18/2014 by Anastasia Valentine
You are invited to the RTBkit Meetup on September 4, 2014 in London. Who is speaking? Developing Real Time Bidding Solutions with the RTBkit With James Prudhomme,CEO DatacraticDatacratic is the leader in real-time machine learning and decisioning and the creator of the RTBkit Open-Source Project.  James Prudhomme, CEO of Datacratic, will share some of the challenges companies and developers face today as they move into Real Time Bidding.  He will do a technical deep dive into design and implementation choices, technologies, plugins and provide some real world RTB customer use cases Guest...
Read more  ·  posted on 08/18/2014 by Anastasia Valentine

Pages