Month: September 2016

data Artisans at Strata + Hadoop World NYC 2016

From September 26-29, 2016 the big data community meet at Strata + Hadoop World in NYC. This year data Artisans will take part in several ways at the conference. For the first time we will have a booth at the conference (#P2), and will be demonstrating Apache Flink® and our brand new dA Platform. Stop by to connect with Apache Flink experts and learn more about implementing enterprise-grade streaming data applications in production.

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Announcing the dA Platform, our distribution of Apache® Flink®

A team of original Apache Flink® contributors founded data Artisans in 2014 because we believed that existing data processing frameworks weren’t adequately addressing the needs of organizations and their engineering teams. From the global saturation of smartphones, to the rapid adoption of the Internet of Things and connected devices, the very nature of data and how it is generated had evolved far more quickly than the tools available to manage that data.

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August 2016 in Review: Apache Flink® 1.1, Flink Forward announcements, and more

While most of the Continent was away on holiday, it was a productive August for data Artisans and for the Apache Flink® community. Here are highlights from the past month, and we can’t wait to see what the rest of 2016 has in store.

Apache Flink 1.1

There were many long-awaited features included in the Flink community’s 1.1 release, which was supported by 95 contributors. If you haven’t already, we recommend that you browse the release notes. Here are a few of the highlights:

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data Artisans Globetrotters: September 2016 Edition

Say hello to members of our team in India, Germany, and the USA

Here’s a quick rundown of where you can find members of the data Artisans team in September 2016. If you want to see where we’ll be traveling throughout the rest of the year, check out our Events page.

We hope to get to meet many members of the Apache Flink® and stream processing communities in person this month.

  • VLDB (New Delhi, India), Sept 5-9: data Artisans software engineer Kostas Kloudas will be presenting an Apache Flink® training. Attendees will have a chance to get hands on with Flink during the session.
  • Strata + Hadoop World (New York City, USA), Sept 26-29: Kostas Tzoumas, Director of Applications Engineering Jamie Grier, and Product Manager Mike Winters will attend this year’s Strata + Hadoop World NYC. More to come about where you can find us inside the conference.