In today's always-connected economy, businesses need to provide real-time services to customers that utilize vast amounts of data. Successful businesses are changing how they build applications—from monolithic architectures to cloud native architectures: distributed systems of microservices, containers, and data services. However, building and maintaining infrastructure and data services for these modern distributed applications is complex. This book details the vital shift from big data to fast data, describes the changing requirements for applications utilizing real-time data, and presents a reference architecture for fast data infrastructure.
What You Will Learn:
- How the demands of today's consumer requires a shift from "big data" to "fast data" in order for enterprises to compete
- The infrastructure requirements to build fast data applications, and the challenges that arise
- What key technologies and tools are needed for success