Top 2018 stories

Top 2018 stories

  Like every year end, we look back in order to review what we have done and achieved during the last months.  Many milestones, hackathons and releases marked our daily work with the Data Platform this 2018, but there was also time for our dationers to continue feeding our blog with useful technical post.   Architecture, […]

Futurakka Volume II

Futurakka Volume II

In the previous post, we reviewed the features of Futures in Scala and the most important methods used in the API. In this post, we’ll review another interesting API for handling asynchrony with Scala together with the use of Futures. Promises provide an alternative way to create Future instances. A Promise has to be fulfilled […]

Futurakka, Volume I

Futurakka, Volume I

The objective of this post is to explain the nuts and bolts of dealing with Futures in Scala and Akka. Futures allow to perform many operations in parallel in an efficient and non-blocking way, but dealing with multiple operations can be a real headache. On this post, we’ll review the main APIs and we’ll see […]

Datio Advent Calendar 2017

Datio Advent Calendar 2017

During the last twelve months, through our blog posts we have been trying to enrich the knowledge of big data developer communities.  This is why, to celebrate the end of 2017, we offer our particular Christmas tree, built just like an advent calendar composed by 24 articles and multimedia useful resources devoted to corporative and […]

Google Dataflow And Apache Beam (I)

Google Dataflow And Apache Beam (I)

A bit of context first.. As some of you may know, in 2004 Google released the MapReduce paper that became the cornerstone of a whole new set of open source technologies composing the big data ecosystem as we know it (Hadoop, Pig, Hive, Spark, Kakfa, etc.). Meantime, Google followed its own path by developing other […]