Posts in Category: scale

Storm in Under a Second (video + slides)

At Forter our business is all about streaming. We’re utilizing Apache Storm for multiple streaming use cases that require different approaches, namely hight-throughput vs. low latency. In the following lecture I’m describing the different approaches, useful streaming practices that we employ and the rational behind why we chose those practices

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Comparing Message Queue Architectures on AWS

In Forter, we crunch multiple data streams each with its own different requirements. In order to choose the right tool for the job we mapped different event dispatching architectures that suit our needs.

For transaction processing we require durable job queue and for event processing we require high throughput event queue.

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