by Simon Crosby, on Jun 28, 2021 8:15:00 AM

The rise of event streaming as a new class of enterprise data that demands continuous analysis is uncontroversial. What’s puzzling is the approaches being taken by the event streaming community …

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Topics:PulsardatabasesAkkaActor Paradigmapache kafka

by Simon Crosby, on Jun 25, 2021 8:15:00 AM

One of the most frequently discussed features of 5G, beyond increased bandwidth, is the opportunity for carriers to deliver secure, isolated, QoS-assured network services. A customer can avoid the complexity …

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Topics:Edge AnalyticsEdge Computing5gMEC

by Simon Crosby, on Jun 23, 2021 8:15:00 AM

Introduction Next-gen mobile networks have a unique opportunity to deliver powerful services that take advantage of low-latency to devices, high bandwidth networks, and edge computing to deliver services that are …

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Topics:Smart Cities5gActor ParadigmMEC

by Simon Crosby, on Jun 14, 2021 9:00:00 AM

Streaming data contains events that are updates to the states of data sources. When choosing an architecture to process it, the role of an event broker, like Apache Kafka or …

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by Simon Crosby, on Jun 9, 2021 9:15:00 AM

Streaming events are updates about the states of things: applications, devices & infrastructure. When choosing an architecture to process them, the role of an event broker, like Apache Kafka or …

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Topics:apache kafkaapache pulsarSTL

by Simon Crosby, on Jun 7, 2021 8:45:00 AM

I bet you think this is about the rise of Netflix, YouTube, Disney+ etc. It isn’t. Sure, streaming video has eclipsed TV, but that's old news. I’m referring to the …

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Topics:SWIM SoftwareSmart CitiesstreamingtelcoSwim Platform

by Simon Crosby, on Jun 2, 2021 9:00:00 AM

For a growing class of business-critical applications, what’s in an application database is likely to be out of sync with the real world - insights are computed too late to …

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Topics:Traffic Managementbig dataSwim PlatformActor Paradigm

by Simon Crosby, on May 28, 2021 8:45:00 AM

“Edge AI” is no more of a market than “Edge Linear Regression”. AI at the network edge (or anywhere else) is useless unless it’s applied to a specific problem, which …

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by Simon Crosby, on May 26, 2021 9:00:00 AM

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

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by Simon Crosby, on May 18, 2021 11:03:50 AM

Organizations are drowning in streams of data and it's only going to get worse. Sure, lots of it can be stored, but most of it is only fleetingly useful Traditional …

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Topics:swimOSstreamingbig datacontinuous intelligenceActor Paradigm

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