Archive for June 2016

The Internet of Things

The rapid emergence of IoT, simply put, is an outcome of the convergence of technologies, devices, and services. From RFID-like identification technologies a decade ago, to networked sensors and actuators today, innovation has been quite fast paced and widespread, but mostly focused on the specific areas of application (or within the domains at best). This has resulted in the proliferation of numerous options at every seam and every interface, without a proliferation of solutions that address da

Apache Nifi Overview and Comparison Study

Apache Nifi is a recent addition to the family of distributed data processing frameworks. Nifi provides a reliable, UI based mechanism to transport, filter and enrich data across multiple systems. What are some of the unique features of Nifi and how well does Nifi weigh out, in comparison to or in complement to the other data transfer/processing frameworks like Flume,Kakfa, etc?