Tag: real-time analytics

Attunity Relishes Role as Connective Tissue for Big Data

Oct 18, 2017 |

In the big data world, there are a few patterns that repeat themselves over and over again. One of those is the need to move data from one place to another. Read more…

Managing Streaming Flink Apps Is About To Get Easier

Sep 11, 2017 |

Apache Flink has emerged as a powerful platform for building real-time stream processing applications. However, not every organization has the resources to go all in on Flink the way Netflix, Uber, and Alibaba have. Read more…

ETL Slowing Real-Time Analytics, Survey Finds

Aug 1, 2017 |

ETL, the extract, transfer and load tool used to move data between databases or to data warehouses, is struggling to keep pace with growing demand for real-time data analysis, resulting in operational inefficiencies and, ultimately, lost business opportunities, a new vendor survey warns. Read more…

The Real-Time Future of ETL

May 8, 2017 |

We’re on the cusp of a huge uptick in data generation thanks to the IoT, but most of that data will never be landed in a central repository or stored for any length of time. Read more…

Kafka ‘Massively Simplifies’ Data Infrastructure, Report Says

May 5, 2017 |

What’s behind the rapid rise in Apache Kafka? According to a new survey of Kafka users by Confluent, the commercial venture behind Kafka, the data pipeline’s capability to “massively simplify” Read more…

Sisense Adds Machine Learning to BI Platform

Apr 13, 2017 |

Machine learning continues to make serious inroads in big data markets, most notably in the automation of tedious business intelligence tasks. Among the emerging applications is discerning and highlighting patterns in enterprise data, then alerting users in real time to any anomalies. Read more…

Speed of the Essence for ‘Machine Data’ Analytics

Apr 4, 2017 |

The ability to automate the analysis of “machine data” is most widely leveraged to speed IT operations along with use cases such as data security, a new industry survey finds, while accelerating the analysis of ephemeral machine data is emerging as a priority. Read more…

2017 Is the Year of AI. Or Is It?

Mar 8, 2017 |

The media often likes to proclaim “The Year of This” or “The Year of That.” With the greater attention given to advancing capabilities in artificial intelligence and machine learning, it seemed like a no-brainer to declare 2017 “The Year of AI.” Read more…

Exactly Once: Why It’s Such a Big Deal for Apache Kafka

Feb 9, 2017 |

Organizations building real-time stream processing systems on Apache Kafka will be able to trust the platform to deliver each messages exactly once when they adopt new Kafka technology planned to be unveiled this spring, executives with Confluent tell Datanami. Read more…

Yelp Open Sources Data Pipeline That Saved It $10M

Nov 17, 2016 |

Yelp today open sourced a key piece of code that helped it migrate from a monolithic code base to a distributed services-based architecture. Called Data Pipeline, the Python-based product saved the crowd-sourced review website $10 million by simplifying how more than a billion messages per day flows from MySQL through Kafka to big data destinations, such as Hadoop, Redshift, and Cassandra. Read more…