Talend looks to ease big data prep with latest release

Talend looks to ease big data prep with latest release

Talend, the big data integration vendor that went public last July, announced its winter release today with new tools to help automate data preparation, a sticky problem for enterprise customers. Surely, there are ever-increasing amounts of data and companies struggle to keep up. There aren’t enough data scientists in the world to fill the need. It requires software to pick up some …

Using Microservices Architecture as API Enablement Strategy

Using Microservices Architecture as API Enablement Strategy

Today Microservices architecture has become hype topic in software development industry.It is an approach to modularity which functionally decomposes an application into a set of services.  The development teams can adopt the most appropriate technology stack in order to resolve specific issues. The microservices architecture also improves services scalability by enabling features such auto-scaling and micro-container approach. API’s and Microservices …

2016 in APIs: Microservices

2016 in APIs: Microservices, Standards, Acquisitions & Security

2016 has been an eventful year on many fronts and not least for APIs. We’ve see the emergence of Microservices as a big new driver for API adoption, numerous high profile security breaches (being DDOSed by your own webcam hurts!), vendor acquisitions, the growth of the Open API Initiative and some more industry events. Some of these trends we already …

Guest View: Microservices or death: Diffusing the monolith time bomb

Guest View: Microservices or death: Diffusing the monolith time bomb

When a company embarks on “digital transformation,” it often has to modify its existing software systems. This can become excruciatingly difficult in large organizations with software monoliths—large, custom-built software systems with multiple development teams working on the same codebase. A common response from companies with their backs up against the “monolithic wall” is to hire executives from well-known tech companies like Google, Microsoft, …

The Rise of Event-Driven Computing and the Keys to Microservices Applications

The Rise of Event-Driven Computing and the Keys to Microservices Applications

Over the last couple years, companies like Uber, Amazon, Netflix, and Twitter have publicly declared that they have chosen to adopt microservices application architectures and have detailed their decisions to refactor existing applications in order to implement this approach. For these companies, rewriting their core business applications was no small task and required broad collaboration and orchestration of their entire …

Microservices for Internet of Things Edge Devices

Microservices for Internet of Things Edge Devices

Microservices and virtualization have recently revolutionized the world of software development bringing agility and innovation in this domain. Microservices promote the use of fine grained and independent services that are implemented as autonomous entities interacting each other through well known APIs: independent software modules ease the maintenance process and reliability, making it easier to identify which components fail, restart failed …

How can a big enterprise benefit from microservices?

How can a big enterprise benefit from microservices?

In the past month, I’ve talked to technology and business leaders from a number of Fortune 500 companies, and they’ve all asked the same thing: “We want to do microservices, but how?” They’ve seen the success of companies like Amazon, Netflix and Google. They’ve bought into the promise of APIs and containers. In some cases, they’re moving forward with a …

Can Master Data Management and entity analytics be self-service?

Can Master Data Management and entity analytics be self-service?

During the past few years, many have observed traditional Master Data Management (MDM) evolve over time, especially when discussed in relation to analytics. Historically, MDM projects have focused on creating a single view of the truth for consumption by downstream business processes. By managing and de-duplicating related entities from multiple sources across medium and large enterprises, one can attain significant …

Manage Deploys MemSQL for Real-Time Analytics

Manage Deploys MemSQL for Real-Time Analytics

MemSQL, provider of the database platform for real-time analytics, revealed that Manage, a leader in programmatic mobile marketing and advertising, has deployed MemSQL to power real-time analytics. Manage helps enterprises like Uber, Wish, and Amazon manage global mobile marketing campaigns by buying real-time programmatic inventory to drive the most engaging users to mobile applications. Manage provides a robust data analytics …