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Category: Flink Features
Apache Flink in 2017: Year in ReviewJanuary 4, 2018
This post originally appeared on the Apache Flink blog. It was reproduced here under the Apache License, Version 2.0. 2017 was another exciting year for the Apache Flink® community, with 3 major v...
The Curious Case of the Broken Benchmark: Revisiting Apache Flink® vs. Databricks RuntimeDecember 15, 2017
Tl;dr For the past few months, Databricks has been promoting an Apache Spark vs. Apache Flink vs. Apache Kafka Streams benchmark result that shows Spark significantly outperforming the other framework...
Announcing the Apache Flink 1.4.0 ReleaseDecember 12, 2017
This post originally appeared on the Apache Flink blog. It was reproduced here under the Apache License, Version 2.0. The Apache Flink community is pleased to announce the 1.4.0 release. Over the p...
Looking Ahead to Apache Flink 1.4.0 and 1.5.0November 22, 2017
Stephan Ewen (@StephanEwen) is CTO and co-founder at data Artisans and an Apache Flink® committer and PMC member. Aljoscha Krettek (@aljoscha)is a software engineer and co-founder at data Artisans an...
Complex Event Processing with Flink: An Update on the State of Flink CEPNovember 8, 2017
Modern organizations rely on the timely and efficient processing of their data to make decisions that have a direct impact on the quality of their services and products. Based on user expectations, ti...
Streaming SQL in Apache Flink, KSQL, and Stream Processing for EveryoneSeptember 1, 2017
If you read our blog, you’ve likely seen this week’s news that Confluent shared an early version of its new offering KSQL, streaming SQL for Apache Kafka.The data Artisans team and Apache Flink co...
On Designing a Stream Processing BenchmarkJuly 27, 2017
Update December 18, 2017: We wrote a follow-up blog post about stream processing benchmarks that goes into more detail about the issues we see with common benchmarking methods. It serves as a useful a...
Apache Flink® at MediaMath: Rescaling Stateful Applications in ProductionJune 12, 2017
This post also appeared on the MediaMath Developer Blog. Every once in awhile, Amazon Web Services experiences a service disruption, and millions of internet users around the globe panic as their fav...
Apache Flink® 1.3.0 and the Evolution of Stream Processing with FlinkJune 1, 2017
It’s official: on June 1, the Apache Flink® community announced the release of Flink® 1.3.0. The announcement on the project site and the changelog provide detail on what’s included in the relea...