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Configuring Tiered Storage in Apache Pulsar

Configuring Tiered Storage in Apache Pulsar

A step-by-step demonstration of configuring Apache Pulsar's tiered storage to use Amazon S3 as a storage offload tier.

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Using Pulsar Functions: Runtime Parameters

Using Pulsar Functions: Runtime Parameters

How to use pass parameters into a Pulsar Function, including a demo of an example.

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Using Pulsar Functions: Composing Functions

Using Pulsar Functions: Composing Functions

An explanation of how multiple Pulsar Functions can be connected to perform multi-step data processing.

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Introduction to Pulsar Functions, Part 2

Introduction to Pulsar Functions, Part 2

An explanation of how to write a Pulsar Function and deploy that function to a Pulsar cluster using a simple example.

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Introduction to Pulsar Functions, Part 1

Introduction to Pulsar Functions, Part 1

A look at the motivation for the creation of Apache Pulsar Functions and how they differ from other approaches to stream processing.

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Bloor InBrief - Streamlio

Bloor InBrief - Streamlio

Read this perspective on Streamlio's technology and impact by industry analyst firm Bloor.

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How Streamlio Uses Apache Pulsar

How Streamlio Uses Apache Pulsar

Learn how and why Streamlio uses Apache Pulsar to power its fast data platform.

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Solving the Slow Data Debacle

Solving the Slow Data Debacle

Streamlio's Lewis Kaneshiro and Karthik Ramasamy discuss the importance of fast data and how Streamlio helps enterprises take advantage of it.

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Benchmarking Enterprise Streaming Data and Message Queuing Platforms

Benchmarking Enterprise Streaming Data and Message Queuing Platforms

Report from industry analyst firm Gigaom surveys technology for streaming messaging and compares performance of leading solutions including Apache Pulsar

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Microservices Part 3: Security Considerations

Microservices Part 3: Security Considerations

Part 3 in our tutorial series on microservices, covering key security needs and implications.

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Microservices Part 2: How to break up a monolithic application: guidelines and best practices

Microservices Part 2: How to break up a monolithic application: guidelines and best practices

Part 2 of our tutorial series on microservices, covering how to plan and get started.

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Microservices Part 1: What are they, what aren't they? An interview with an expert

Microservices Part 1: What are they, what aren't they? An interview with an expert

Tutorial series on microservices, providing an overview of key concepts.

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Unified queuing and streaming: Part 1

Unified queuing and streaming: Part 1

Explains the differences between message queuing and streaming.

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Unified queuing and streaming: Part 2

Unified queuing and streaming: Part 2

A dive into a use case requiring queuing and streaming.

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Migrating an Apache Kafka application to Apache Pulsar with no code changes

Migrating an Apache Kafka application to Apache Pulsar with no code changes

Walks through how to migrate Kafka applications to Pulsar.

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Install Apache Pulsar and get up and running in 4 minutes

Install Apache Pulsar and get up and running in 4 minutes

A step-by-step demonstration of setting up Apache Pulsar on your laptop.

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Streamlio Solution Brief

Streamlio Solution Brief

Overview of Streamlio's solution for connecting, processing, and moving streaming data

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How Apache Pulsar uses Apache BookKeeper to store topics

How Apache Pulsar uses Apache BookKeeper to store topics

How Apache Pulsar uses Apache BookKeeper to store and replicate topics.

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Introduction to microservices and real-time data processing

Introduction to microservices and real-time data processing

Presentation on the relationship between microservices and real-time processing.

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Running Heron on Google Kubernetes Engine

Running Heron on Google Kubernetes Engine

Demo showing how to set up Apache Heron on GKE.

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Message guarantees in Apache Pulsar with Apache BookKeeper

Message guarantees in Apache Pulsar with Apache BookKeeper

How Apache Pulsar processes messages in order to ensure that guarantees are met.

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How Apache Pulsar stores cursors using Apache BookKeeper

How Apache Pulsar stores cursors using Apache BookKeeper

How Apache Pulsar uses Apache BookKeeper to store and manage cursors.

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Experiences in production with Heron

Experiences in production with Heron

Lessons learned from running Apache Heron in production at Twitter.

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Introduction to the Heron Stream Processing Engine's Architecture

Introduction to the Heron Stream Processing Engine's Architecture

Karthik Ramasamy presents an overview of the design goals and architecture of Apache Heron

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Microsoft: Self-regulating stream processing in Heron, Part 4

Microsoft: Self-regulating stream processing in Heron, Part 4

Microsoft's Avrilia Floratou describes the policies for automated regulation to meet service-level objectives in Dhalion with Heron

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Microsoft: Self-regulating stream processing in Heron, Part 2

Microsoft: Self-regulating stream processing in Heron, Part 2

Microsoft's Avrilia Floratou discusses operational challenges of streaming systems and introduces Dhalion, a self-regulating system for Heron

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Microsoft: Self-regulating stream processing in Heron, Part 1

Microsoft: Self-regulating stream processing in Heron, Part 1

Microsoft's Avrilia Floratou and Ashvin Agrawal introduce Dhalion, the self-regulating policy manager they developed and contributed to Apache Heron

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Microsoft: Self-regulating stream processing in Heron, Part 3

Microsoft: Self-regulating stream processing in Heron, Part 3

Microsoft's Ashvin Agrawal presents on the Dhalion resource provisioning policies developed for Apache Heron

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Multi-tenant Messaging with Apache Pulsar (and Monopoly!)

Multi-tenant Messaging with Apache Pulsar (and Monopoly!)

An explanation of multi-tenancy in Apache Pulsar using a comparison to the Monopoly board game

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Introduction to the Apache Pulsar Messaging System

Introduction to the Apache Pulsar Messaging System

A short demo on how to easily get up and running with the Apache Pulsar pub-sub messaging system

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Heron Delivery Semantics, Part 2

Heron Delivery Semantics, Part 2

Sanjeev Kulkarni examines the difference between effectively once and exactly one semantics in Apache Heron

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Heron Delivery Semantics, Part 1

Heron Delivery Semantics, Part 1

Sanjeev Kulkarni outlines the different delivery semantics supported in Apache Heron, starting with at most once and at least once

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Heron Stream Processing Architecture and Terminology

Heron Stream Processing Architecture and Terminology

An introduction to the architecture and processing design of the Apache Heron real-time stream processing engine

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Apache Pulsar (incubating) Concepts and Terminology

Apache Pulsar (incubating) Concepts and Terminology

An overview of Apache Pulsar concepts and terminology as an introduction to Pulsar

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The Streamlio sandbox walkthrough

The Streamlio sandbox walkthrough

A short introduction to the Streamlio sandbox and how to get started with it

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Dhalion: Self Regulating Stream Processing in Heron

Dhalion: Self Regulating Stream Processing in Heron

VLDB paper from Microsoft Research covering the self-regulating features of Dhalion and its implementation for Apache Heron

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Low Latency Stream Processing: Apache Heron with Infiniband & Intel Omni-Path

Low Latency Stream Processing: Apache Heron with Infiniband & Intel Omni-Path

Read how to deploy Heron with Infiniband and IntelOmniPath for extreme performance

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DistributedLog: A High Performance Replicated Log Service

DistributedLog: A High Performance Replicated Log Service

IEEE paper on DistributedLog, the open source log solution built on Apache BookKeeper

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Twitter Heron: Towards Extensible Streaming Engines

Twitter Heron: Towards Extensible Streaming Engines

Paper from IEEE on the Apache Heron goals and architecture

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Apache BookKeeper: A High Performance and Low Latency Storage Service

Apache BookKeeper: A High Performance and Low Latency Storage Service

Presentation about BookKeeper's origins, design and use cases

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Pulsar -- Distributed Pub/Sub Platform

Pulsar -- Distributed Pub/Sub Platform

A technical dive into the Apache Pulsar architecture, features, and use cases

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Pulsar, a highly scalable, low latency pub-sub messaging system

Pulsar, a highly scalable, low latency pub-sub messaging system

Presentation by Yahoo! providing a brief technical overview of Apache Pulsar

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A Technical Review of Kafka and DistributedLog

A Technical Review of Kafka and DistributedLog

Technical comparison of how Apache Kafka and Apache BookKeeper store data

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Open-Sourcing Pulsar, Pub-Sub Messaging at Scale

Open-Sourcing Pulsar, Pub-Sub Messaging at Scale

Read about the origins and usage of Pulsar at Yahoo in this blog

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Streaming@Twitter

Streaming@Twitter

IEEE paper covering the design goals and architecture of Apache Heron

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Apache BookKeeper as a Distributed Store

Apache BookKeeper as a Distributed Store

Presentation on how Salesforce uses Apache BookKeeper

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Real-Time Analytics: Algorithms and Systems

Real-Time Analytics: Algorithms and Systems

An in-depth overview of streaming applications, algorithms, and platforms

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Twitter Heron on Apache Aurora

Twitter Heron on Apache Aurora

Read why Twitter replaced Apache Storm with Apache Heron for real-time data processing

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Heron: Real-Time Stream Data Processing at Twitter

Heron: Real-Time Stream Data Processing at Twitter

See Karthik Ramasamy explain why Twitter created Heron to replace Apache Storm for real-time processing

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Cloud Messaging Service

Cloud Messaging Service

This presentation explains the motivations and design decisions that went into the creation of Apache Pulsar at Yahoo!

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Stream Processing and Anomaly Detection

Stream Processing and Anomaly Detection

Presentation on the use of streaming and real-time processing for anomaly detection at Twitter

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Flying Faster with Heron

Flying Faster with Heron

Karthik Ramasamy presents an overview of the design and implementation of Apache Heron

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Building reliable systems with Apache BookKeeper

Building reliable systems with Apache BookKeeper

Presentation on key considerations in the design of resilient systems such as Apache BookKeeper

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Durability with BookKeeper

Durability with BookKeeper

An ACM paper providing an overview of replication and striping for performance and availability in BookKeeper