Workshop: Big Data you can Touch

Today I released the brand new Workshop:Big Data you can Touch.

If you start researching about Big Data Platforms, you will find an overwhelming amount of possible technologies. But if you dig deeper you’ll find that many platforms are based on the same proven Open Source products.

This workshop teaches how to set . . . → Read More: Workshop: Big Data you can Touch

JAX 2019: Agile Team Architecture and Big Data

JAX is one of the most known conferences for Java, architecture and software innovation in Germany. Im am glad to be invited this year to give some sessions. Between the 6th and 10th May 2019 JAX will be taking place at Rheingold Halle in Mainz.

Agile product teams are becoming more and more mission . . . → Read More: JAX 2019: Agile Team Architecture and Big Data

Free Avro Schema Viewer

Avro is a data serialization system. The core is Avro schema which can be used to describe the structure of datasets very much like XML Schema or JSON Schema. Avro is primarily used in Big Data scenarios for which it offers special features like schema evolution. This is a typical Avro file:

{"namespace": "net.pleus.domain", "name": . . . → Read More: Free Avro Schema Viewer