by Simon Crosby, on Mar 4, 2019 2:00:32 PM

Serverless computing is a seductive and powerful addition to a cloud developer’s arsenal. But despite its elegance, serverless is not the right architecture for most edge applications. Combined with the …

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by Simon Crosby, on Feb 28, 2019 11:20:30 AM

Application developers frequently choose REST in the name of simplicity, but for real-time apps, REST introduces unnecessary complexity and performance bottlenecks. REST based APIs, stateless computing and database-centric applications are the …

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by Simon Crosby, on Feb 26, 2019 10:49:31 AM

The web and IaaS clouds only work because of REST and stateless computing. That and a couple of other infrastructure abstractions: load balancing, and a database of some sort. The …

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by Simon Crosby, on Feb 21, 2019 6:30:00 AM

Today’s architects and developers are comfortable with powerful cloud infrastructure service abstractions that help them quickly build applications. The (REST API + stateless microservice + database) model for cloud apps …

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by Brad Johnson, on Feb 21, 2019 6:00:00 AM

Swim enables developers to build applications that analyze, learn and act on streaming data as it’s created, from the edge to the cloud. San Jose, CA – February 21, 2019—SWIMAI, …

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by Simon Crosby, on Jul 18, 2018 8:28:00 AM

$10M Series B Round with Investment from CIC and Arm Positions SWIM.AI to Deliver on the Promise of the Intelligent Edge Today we announced that SWIM.AI has closed its Series …

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by Brad Johnson, on Jul 3, 2018 5:16:51 PM

I’ve read (and written) a lot about edge computing over the past year, and it seems like the edge story is continually pitched as being in competition with cloud technologies …

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by Brad Johnson, on Jun 26, 2018 1:30:56 PM

There’s a world of data being created that never reaches it to the cloud. Some edge data is collected and forwarded over local networks for cloud native apps. SWIM.AI CTO, Simon …

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by Brad Johnson, on Jun 20, 2018 9:51:00 AM

You’re a total cloud pro. You’ve mastered the message broker, dominated the database, triumphed over timers, and battled buffer-bloat. You’re in so deep your pets are named Kafka, Mongo, and …

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by Brad Johnson, on Jun 4, 2018 2:16:10 PM

STATEFUL SERVICES, THE DISTRIBUTED ACTOR MODEL & MACHINE LEARNING I’ve been attending a few technology conferences recently, and it seems like there’s a renewed buzz around digital twins. If you’re …

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