by Fred Patton, on Feb 9, 2023 1:29:03 PM

The Swim platform simplifies the development and maintenance of real-time streaming applications. Akka gives developers the opportunity to easily create powerful, message-driven concurrent and distributed applications. Users might use Swim …

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by Fred Patton, on Feb 3, 2023 5:25:36 AM

Many organizations that practice stream processing utilize Kafka brokers, the storage layer servers that are used to host Kafka topics. They may also use Kafka Streams to build applications and …

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Topics:kafkastreaming applicationReal-Time Streaming Applicationsstreaming dataInsights

by Chris Sachs, on Nov 17, 2022 8:15:00 AM

Imagine you're a credit card company and a charge comes in. All you know is that this charge is larger than the customer's previous charge. Is it fraud or not? …

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Topics:Stateful Applicationsweb agentsstreaming apiContextual DataStateful

by Fred Patton, on Nov 14, 2022 8:47:08 AM

Web Agents are the key to fulfilling the promise of digital twins: real-time observability at scale to drive smarter decision-making. With a history dating back to 1960s space exploration, the …

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by Fred Patton, on Nov 7, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Microservices are the backbone of modern applications. They help businesses increase the speed of software development, seamlessly adopt new technologies as needed, and meet security and compliance mandates. While there …

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by Chris Sachs, on Nov 2, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Simply defined, digital twins are virtual representations of physical objects. Whether duplicating a machine (like how every Tesla has a digital counterpart to allow for closer monitoring of systems), or …

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by Fred Patton, on Oct 30, 2022 1:31:05 PM

Databases are where real-time data streams go to die. They are a dam in the stream, preventing vital, real-time information from getting to the people who need to make critical …

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by Chris Sachs, on Sep 26, 2022 2:16:00 PM

Latency is an issue that would upset a gamer playing online or frustrate a movie-watcher choosing between films. Unfortunately, it has become a normalized part of modern user interfaces in …

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Topics:Smart Citiesweb agentsstreaming apiReal-time UIstateful microservicesConnected vehicleswireless networks

by Chris Sachs, on Sep 14, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Whether database, distributed, web, or mobile, all applications are built around a core set of underlying technological capabilities. Notably absent from this list is the ability to build real-time streaming …

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by Simon Crosby, on Jan 7, 2022 10:50:16 AM

Brokers don’t run applications - they are a buffer between the real world and an application that analyzes events. An event stream processor (in Apache Kafka/Pulsar terms) or dataflow pipeline …

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