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Tag Archives: realtime


Real-time Centralized Data Platform

What is real-time centralized data? How do I utilize it? Do I need it for my business? These are key questions that any ambitious company asks itself when attempting to expand and develop.

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Real-time Business Platform Architecture

Modern business platforms require modern business solutions. Technologies such as Spark, Akka, Cassandra, Kafka, and Alpakka are several tools that we have identified as platforms game changers in the world today.

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Scale Your Global Sitecore Business Platform for Real-Time Customers

Why should your team Scale Sitecore?

I decided to write this article because recently customers have been asking if they should move to the cloud and the steps for migrating their On-Premise Architecture to Cloud Scale.  If you have ever worked on a Sitecore Project or any software project with multiple team members, then you are well aware of the pitfalls of On-Premise management.  Scaling your platform in the cloud not only gives your team development and design benefits but also allows them to make strong cost-saving arguments to corporate management.

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Distributed Real-time Data Processing with Spark in Business Platforms – Part 2/6

Real-time data processing is the current state-of-the-art in business platform data engineering practices. Long gone are the days of batch processing and monolithic ETL engines that are turned on at midnight. Today’s demands come from the number of mobile users and things on the internet. Mobile phones and tablets have steadily increased in the realm of customer experience as companies create mobile only or mobile-first interfaces to interact with their commercial systems or business processes. Similarly, there are other “things” in the “Internet of Things” (IoT) such as rental bikes and scooters, key-less home locks, as smart home thermostats.

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