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Building a real time NYC subway tracker with Apache Kafka

Building a real time NYC subway tracker with Apache Kafka

In recent years, Apache Kafka has become the technology of choice when it comes to working with streaming data. In this post we will use Apache Kafka to build a real time NYC subway tracker that shows you when the next train will arrive in the station. 

Building gRPC services on AWS

Building gRPC services on AWS

RPC (remote procedure call) is the mechanism whereby an application client can invoke a function call to a server running on distributed hardware as if it were calling a local function. In this blog post we will build a distributed service on Amazon Web Services(AWS) using one of the most popular modern RPC frameworks, gRPC from Google.

Building distributed data pipeline on AWS

Building distributed data pipeline on AWS

Data pipelines are common for any businesses that work with large amount of data. It is a crucial piece of infrastructure that fetches data from its source, transforms it and stores it for internal use. In this post we will build a distributed data pipeline using core services in Amazon Web Services (AWS).