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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Topics:Digital Twinweb agents

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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Topics:Digital Twinweb agents

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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Topics:web agentsReal-Time Streaming Applicationsstreaming data

by Simon Crosby, on May 6, 2021 9:30:00 AM

Applications that deliver continuous intelligence from streaming data must analyze a boundless stream of updates that can’t be stored or delayed, even during a network partition. The “fire and forget” …

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Topics:Machine Learningweb agentsevent streamingkSQLkafkaPulsarconsistencydatabases

by Simon Crosby, on May 4, 2021 8:00:00 AM

Recently several developers have asked me to compare Swim (OSS SwimOS) with other well known Actor Systems and especially Akka, which is a widely used Actor based language. Simply put, …

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Topics:swimOSweb agentsjavaAkkaActor Paradigm

by Chris Sachs, on Feb 26, 2020 11:39:28 AM

We’re living in an open core universe. These days it can be difficult to differentiate technology capabilities available via open source compared with commercial licensed versions of various software projects …

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Topics:Stateful ApplicationsSWIM AIdistributed computingweb applicationsswimOSWARPstreamingoperating systemsweb agentsstreaming apiopen sourceopen source softwaredatafabriccloud data analyticsdecentralizedSwim Platform

by Brad Johnson, on Dec 3, 2019 11:03:44 AM

Last week,'s Scott Clarke joined the team at MATRIX Labs for a video tutorial about his visualization tool for the MATRIX Creator board, which is powered by swimOS. If …

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Topics:Machine LearningStateful ApplicationsEdge AnalyticsDigital TwinEdge Computingdistributed computingweb applicationsswimOSWARPstreamingweb agentstutorialopen sourceopen source softwareMATRIX

by Brad Johnson, on Nov 13, 2019 11:39:25 AM

We’ve been hearing about 5G for what seems like years now, but there’s still a lot of confusion around it. The casual mobile user is likely aware that 5G exists …

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Topics:Stateful ApplicationsSmart CitiesEdge AnalyticsManufacturingSWIM AIEdge ComputingFog Computingdistributed computingswimOSWARPweb agentsdecentralizeduse casestelecommunications5gtelco