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What’s new in Apache Spark 2.2


Apache recently released a newer version of Spark i.e Apache Spark2.2. The new version comes with new improvements as well as the addition of new functionalities. The major addition to this release is Structured Streaming. It has been marked as production … Continue reading

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Introduction to GraphQL – A Query Language for APIs


GraphQL is an API standard that provides a more efficient, powerful and flexible alternative to REST. It was created by Facebook in 2012 and was open-sourced in 2015 and is now maintained by a large community of companies and individuals from … Continue reading

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Scala Best Practices : Pure Functions


We grew up in a world of imperative programming that’s why we are more addictive to writing code in imperative style. Everything is mutable around us. Mutability is not that bad. But shared mutability is devil’s work. The moment we … Continue reading

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Cinnamon: Way For Monitoring & Metrics Generation for Akka ActorSystem


We are developing huge applications and deployed on multiple virtual machines and clusters. For monitoring applications, we need to enable logs into our application and analysis that logs with help of some tools like elastic stack. But !! what if … Continue reading

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Introducing Kafka Streams: Processing made easy


If you are working on huge amount of data, you might have heard about Kafka. At a very high level, Kafka is a fault tolerant, distributed publish-subscribe messaging system that is designed for fast processing of data and the ability … Continue reading

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Installing and Running Presto


Hi Folks ! In my previous blog, I had talked about Getting Introduced with Presto. In today’s blog, I shall be talking about setting up(installing) and running presto. The basic pre-requisites for setting up Presto are: Linux or Mac OS … Continue reading

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Jmeter Load Testing:Send and Receive Email


Email notification, send email and retrieve email is a important part of any company or organisation so if you have your email server and want to know the email performance of email server then we can use the jmeter. Beauty … Continue reading

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Scala Trait and Mixin – Points to Remember


Trait can be viewed not only as interfaces in other languages, but also as classes with only parameterless constructor. Whenever there is some code in trait, the trait is called mixin. trait Alarm { def trigger(): String } In scala … Continue reading

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Knolx – Akka Finite State Machine


Hi all, Knoldus has organized a 30 min session on 17th February 2017 at 4:05 PM. The topic was Akka Finite State Machine. Many people have joined and enjoyed the session. I am going to share the slides and Video here. … Continue reading

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Short Interview With SMACK Tech Stack !!!


Hello guy’s, today’s we conduct short interview with SMACK about its architecture and there uses. Let’s start with of some introduction. Interviewer: How would you describe your self ? SMACK: I am SMACK (Spark, Mesos, Akka, Cassandra and Kafka) and … Continue reading

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