0 comments on “Are you missing on the Digital wave?”

Are you missing on the Digital wave?


It has been an interesting week for Knoldus. At this time, almost half of the organization is awake worldwide for us in Toronto, Singapore, Berlin, Chicago, Miami, Mumbai and Noida participating in our CodeCombat 2018 (24 hours long Hackathon). This…

0 comments on “Blockchain Nuggets – Distributed Systems”

Blockchain Nuggets – Distributed Systems


The first law of distribution is "Don't Distribute". If everything can be done on a single machine then nothing beats that. But, lets cut to reality. Today’s computing and information systems are inherently distributed. Starting from large data centers to…

1 comment on “Can we stop talking about Big Data now?”

Can we stop talking about Big Data now?


If it was still 2012 I would have eagerly heard and responded to any conversation about Big Data. Well, it was the buzz and you had to be speaking the magic words for getting people to listen to the latest…

3 comments on “Forget It! Going Digital & You haven’t heard Reactive?”

Forget It! Going Digital & You haven’t heard Reactive?


Today, you talk to any CIO, attend any CDO conference and it would have a track about going Digital. Digital transformation is a sought out area to invest ... err ... throw money. Without knowing how digital is going to help you and what is the technology stack that can allow you to go truly digital, I do not recommend any CIO/CDO to get into the ring.

3 comments on “Wait! Don’t write your microservice … yet”

Wait! Don’t write your microservice … yet


Day one, we were super excited to start a new project for a huge financial institution. They seemed to know the domain and as Knoldus we understood the technology. The stakeholders were excited about the Reactive Paradigm and the client…

1 comment on “Lightbend Monitoring: Lagom”

Lightbend Monitoring: Lagom


Lightbend Monitoring provides insight into applications built with Lightbend technologies. It does so by instrumentation of frameworks like Akka and Lagom. The instrumentation is done by a Java agent (called Cinnamon) that runs when your application is starting up. It…

6 comments on “Knoldus Bags the Prestigious Huawei Partner of the Year Award”

Knoldus Bags the Prestigious Huawei Partner of the Year Award


Knoldus was humbled to receive the prestigious partner of the year award from Huawei at a recently held ceremony in Bangalore, India. It means a lot for us and is a validation of the quality and focus that we put…

3 comments on “2017 – Year of FAST Data”

2017 – Year of FAST Data


As we approach 2017, there is a strong focus on Fast Data. This is a combination of data at rest and data in motion and the speed has to be remarkably fast. In the deck that follows, we at Knoldus…

0 comments on “Insurance needs to wake up to blockchains!”

Insurance needs to wake up to blockchains!


In an interesting discussion that we were having with our banking client, their insurance department kept bragging about the state of the art technology that they were building. Head of Insurance was eager enough to call it InsurTech enabled and…

5 comments on “What would kill Uber, Airbnb, TripAdvisor in one go?”

What would kill Uber, Airbnb, TripAdvisor in one go?


What do Uber, Airbnb, TripAdvisor, PayPal etc have in common. Right, they are super successful and highly valued and .... ? Uber and Airbnb fall in the category of Shared Economy. Paypal has changed the way financial transactions are carried…