Friday "Term of the week" Series

Term of the week – Apache Storm

Apache Storm is a system for processing streaming data in real time. Built on top of YARN, it is powerful for real-time analytics, machine learning and continuous monitoring operations. Some of the important characteristics of Apache Storm are – It is a distributed real-time computation system for processing large volumes of high-velocity data. It is… Continue reading Term of the week – Apache Storm

Tuesday Big Data Series

How does Apache Storm work?

In the previous post, we saw an introduction┬áto Apache Storm, it’s characteristics and different use cases. Now, let us take a look at the Apache Storm architecture below – Reference A storm cluster is similar to a Hadoop cluster. In a Hadoop cluster, we run what is called as MapReduce jobs, but in Storm we… Continue reading How does Apache Storm work?

Tuesday Big Data Series

What is Apache Storm?

The ability to extract, transform and process real-time data is critical today. In the beginning, there wasn’t any support for real-time data processing. But, with the demand and constant technological progress, there are quite a few technologies now that support real-time data processing. Apache Storm is one of them. Apache Storm is a system for… Continue reading What is Apache Storm?