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Mastering The Art Of Scaling - Karthik Ranganathan | BCL #307

August 10, 2023 Hosts Julian Torres and Mike Townsend, sponsored by Otter Labs Episode 307
Behind Company Lines
Mastering The Art Of Scaling - Karthik Ranganathan | BCL #307
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Episode 307: Karthik Ranganathan, CTO & Founder of Yugabyte

Join us on this exciting episode of Behind Company Lines as Julian Torres sits down with Karthik Ranganathan, the visionary CTO and Co-Founder of Yugabyte. This remarkable conversation takes you on a journey from Karthik's foundational role in building distributed databases at Facebook to the impressive rise of Yugabyte, now a unicorn company with over $1 billion in valuation. Yugabyte is on its series C and to date has raised $291M in funding. Its last round was a big one -- $188M. 

Discover the secrets of startup value discovery, hear about bold moves by tech titans, and gain insights into Facebook's innovative culture. Karthik shares invaluable lessons on scaling success and navigating challenges, all while revealing the dynamic world of data scaling and showcasing innovative use cases for Yugabyte. Don't miss this episode filled with candid discussions about the founder's day-to-day challenges, the power of open-source, and the influential books and people that shaped Karthik's incredible journey. Tune in to uncover the hidden gems behind the tech industry's curtain, and get inspired by the stories and strategies that drive success in today's dynamic landscape.

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Karthik Rranganathan, CTO & Founder of Yugabyte
From Facebook to Yugabyte
Startup Evolution: Uncovering Value
Tech Titans' Bold Moves
Facebook's Innovative Culture's Impact
Things to Look For When Hiring
Scaling Success: Navigating Challenges
Dynamic Data Scaling
Unexpected Yugabyte: Unveiling Innovative Use Cases
Yugabyte's Milestone
Biggest Challenges Your Company Faces Today
Founder's FAQs: What's Hard About Your Job Day-to-Day?
Building An Open Source
Navigating Behavior Shifts
Books Or People That Influenced You The Most