Stream processing, Event sourcing, Reactive, CEP… and making sense of it all

I’m using a Apache Storm,MongoDB,ElasticSearch and Apahce Kafka to build a similar system. I would blog about it when I finish. Hopefully next week 21st Feb. 2015.


This is an edited transcript of a talk I gave at /dev/winter 2015.

Some people call it stream processing. Others call it Event Sourcing or CQRS. Some even call it Complex Event Processing. Sometimes, such self-important buzzwords are just smoke and mirrors, invented by companies who want to sell you stuff. But sometimes, they contain a kernel of wisdom which can really help us design better systems.

In this talk, we will go in search of the wisdom behind the buzzwords. We will discuss how event streams can help make your application more scalable, more reliable and more maintainable. Founded in the experience of building large-scale data systems at LinkedIn, and implemented in open source projects like Apache Kafka and Apache Samza, stream processing is finally coming of age.

Title: making sense of stream processing

In this presentation, I’m going to discuss some of the ideas that people have about processing event streams. The idea…

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About malikest

I'm a software engineer based and working in Ghana. Loves my work and learning new stuff,and now wants to share.
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