Oliver Baillot posts

Archi & Techno

Serverless real-time architecture on AWS: there is a way !

Tired of using EC2 instance, creating your infrastructure, instantiating as many node as possible to handle the amount of data? Good news! it is now possible to get rid of these servers and focus only on the code. Pretty nice, isn’t it? To illustrate this topic, this article is dedicated to a real-time “serverless” platform. Let’s dive into it!

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Microservices architecture without the hype: what it is, what’s the point, do I need one?

In 2015, a peak in microservices was reached: there is no conference without a Netflix engineer to sell you a dream, not a week without new magic framework to do it all without asking any question. Result: a focus on the tools and beautiful stories rather than substantive issues. It therefore seemed useful to us to review the architectural aspects of microservices, because choosing a style of architecture for an information system has structural consequences on projects lifecycle and company organization.

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The evolution of bottlenecks in the Big Data ecosystem

I propose in this paper a chronological review of the events and ideas that have contributed to the emergence of Big Data technologies of today and tomorrow. What we can see regarding bottlenecks is that they move according to the technical progress we make. Today is the JVM garbage collector, tomorrow will be a different problem. Here is my side of the story:

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