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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.