Mastering Apache Storm

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Learn
  • Understand the core concepts of Apache Storm and real-time processing
  • Follow the steps to deploy multiple nodes of Storm Cluster
  • Create Trident topologies to support various message-processing semantics
  • Make your cluster sharing effective using Storm scheduling
  • Integrate Apache Storm with other Big Data technologies such as Hadoop, HBase, Kafka, and more
  • Monitor the health of your Storm cluster
About

Apache Storm is a real-time Big Data processing framework that processes large amounts of data reliably, guaranteeing that every message will be processed. Storm allows you to scale your data as it grows, making it an excellent platform to solve your big data problems. This extensive guide will help you understand right from the basics to the advanced topics of Storm.

The book begins with a detailed introduction to real-time processing and where Storm fits in to solve these problems. You’ll get an understanding of deploying Storm on clusters by writing a basic Storm Hello World example. Next we’ll introduce you to Trident and you’ll get a clear understanding of how you can develop and deploy a trident topology. We cover topics such as monitoring, Storm Parallelism, scheduler and log processing, in a very easy to understand manner. You will also learn how to integrate Storm with other well-known Big Data technologies such as HBase, Redis, Kafka, and Hadoop to realize the full potential of Storm.

With real-world examples and clear explanations, this book will ensure you will have a thorough mastery of Apache Storm. You will be able to use this knowledge to develop efficient, distributed real-time applications to cater to your business needs.

Features
  • Exploit the various real-time processing functionalities offered by Apache Storm such as parallelism, data partitioning, and more
  • Integrate Storm with other Big Data technologies like Hadoop, HBase, and Apache Kafka
  • An easy-to-understand guide to effortlessly create distributed applications with Storm
Page Count 284
Course Length 8 hours 31 minutes
ISBN 9781787125636
Date Of Publication 15 Aug 2017

Authors

Ankit Jain

Ankit Jain currently works as a senior research scientist at Uber AI Labs, the machine learning research arm of Uber. His work primarily involves the application of deep learning methods to a variety of Uber's problems, ranging from forecasting and food delivery to self-driving cars. Previously, he has worked in a variety of data science roles at the Bank of America, Facebook, and other start-ups. He has been a featured speaker at many of the top AI conferences and universities, including UC Berkeley, O'Reilly AI conference, and others. He has a keen interest in teaching and has mentored over 500 students in AI through various start-ups and bootcamps. He completed his MS at UC Berkeley and his BS at IIT Bombay (India).