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Tag Archives: Akka


Spark Streaming with Akka Websockets, Kafka, and Cassandra

In this blog, we discuss using Spark Structured streaming via Datastax Enterprise version 6.8.15 to process crypto trade information made available on a Kafka topic. Data sent to the Kafka topic is generated from CryptoCompare API and streamed through Websockets and consumed using Akka.

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Cover image for Data Engineer's Lunch #26

Data Engineer’s Lunch #26: Akka Actors for Data Processing

In Data Engineer’s Lunch #26, we will discuss how to use Akka Actors for concurrent data processing operations. The live recording of the Data Engineer’s Lunch, which includes a more in-depth discussion, is also embedded below in case you were not able to attend live. If you would like to attend a Data Engineer’s Lunch live, it is hosted every Monday at noon EST. Register here now!

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Alpakka Cassandra and Twitter

Apache Cassandra Lunch #45: Alpakka Cassandra and Twitter

In Apache Cassandra Lunch #45: Alpakka Cassandra and Twitter, we discuss how you can stream tweets using Twitter4S (Scala Twitter client) and save them to Cassandra using Alpakka Cassandra. The live recording of Cassandra Lunch, which includes a more in-depth discussion and a demo, is embedded below in case you were not able to attend live. If you would like to attend Apache Cassandra Lunch live, it is hosted every Wednesday at 12 PM EST. Register here now!

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