• DevOps Follow 491 Followers

    When Streams Fail: Implementing a Resilient Apache Kafka Cluster at Goldman Sachs

    by Daniel Bryant Follow 455 Followers on  Feb 13, 2018 2

    At QCon New York, Anton Gorshkov presented “When Streams Fail: Kafka Off the Shore”. The talk shared insight into how a platform team at a large financial institution design and operate shared internal messaging clusters like Apache Kafka, and also how they plan for, and resolve, the inevitable failure that occurs.

  • Development Follow 370 Followers

    How Cryptocurrencies are Changing the IT Industry

    by Eugene Kyselov Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 12, 2018 1

    Blockchain has not only become the core mechanism of many cryptocurrencies, it has called a wider attention because its potential for use extends far beyond the confines of cryptocurrencies. InfoQ has spoken to Blockchain developer Eugene Kyselov to learn about how Blockchain-related technologies are changing the world and the IT iindustry.

  • Culture & Methods Follow 394 Followers

    PAL (Planned Agile Leadership) Schedule

    by Leigh Koetter Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 11, 2018

    Develop a PAL Schedule to harmonize agile methodologies with static package Go Live dates to enable a visual representation of planned project progress, enable the same methodologies used at an agile sprint level to control the project at a high level, act as a harness for quantifiable and measurable high-level deliverables, coordinate project activities and enrich meaningful communication.

Java Follow 623 Followers

Building a CI System with Java 9 Modules and Vert.x Microservices

Posted by Uday Tatiraju Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 09, 2018

Java 9 and Vert.x microservices are compatible for building applications, as showcased by this example application that implements a minimal, but working CI system.

Data Science Follow 538 Followers

Migrating Batch ETL to Stream Processing: A Netflix Case Study with Kafka and Flink

Posted by Daniel Bryant Follow 455 Followers on  Feb 08, 2018

At QCon NY, Shriya Arora presented “Personalising Netflix with Streaming Datasets” and discussed a migration of a data processing job from batch-style ETL to stream processing using Apache Flink.

Cloud Follow 175 Followers

The Kubernetes Effect

Posted by Bilgin Ibryam Follow 2 Followers on  Feb 07, 2018

To successfully design for, implement, and run applications on Kubernetes requires knowledge of primitives, and awareness of design principles and practices. This article provides an overview.

Culture & Methods Follow 394 Followers

Advice on Starting Your Own Software Company

Posted by Boris Shiklo Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 06, 2018

No matter how great your idea is, there are a lot of down-to-earth things which should be considered and carefully planned if you want to found a software company and ensure its survival.

Mobile Follow 99 Followers

Is Project Treble the Answer to Android Updates?

Posted by Shahid Mansuri Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 05, 2018

Project Treble attempts to remedy Android fragmentation by making it easier for manufacturers to speed up their update cycles. This article will discuss its architecture and chances of success.

Culture & Methods Follow 394 Followers

Q&A on the Book The Startup Way

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 14 Followers on  Feb 02, 2018

The book The Startup Way by Eric Ries explores how large organizations can use startup techniques to innovate and accelerate growth. It provides methods for creating a transformation roadmap.

DevOps Follow 491 Followers

DevOps and Cloud InfoQ Trends Report - January 2018

Posted by Manuel Pais Follow 8 Followers , Daniel Bryant Follow 455 Followers , Richard Seroter Follow 4 Followers , Chris Swan Follow 360 Followers , Steffen Opel Follow 1 Followers on  Jan 31, 2018

This article, following on from the Culture and Methods piece we published last week, provides a summary of how we currently see the operations space, which for us is mainly DevOps and cloud. 3

DevOps Follow 491 Followers

Why and How Database Changes Should Be Included in the Deployment Pipeline

Posted by Eduardo Piairo Follow 1 Followers on  Jan 30, 2018

Eduardo Piairo on why databases and applications should coexist in the same deployment pipeline and goes through different scenarios and steps to achieve it. 10

Architecture & Design Follow 1369 Followers

Exploring the Fundamentals of Stream Processing with the Dataflow Model and Apache Beam

Posted by Daniel Bryant Follow 455 Followers on  Jan 30, 2018

At QCon SF 2016, Frances Perry and Tyler Akidau presented “Fundamentals of Stream Processing with Apache Beam”, and discussed Google's Dataflow model and associated implementation of Apache Beam.

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