Category - Big Data

How You Can Use Cassandra in the Big Data World

In simple terms, the goal of typical big data systems is to get some business benefit of information. Commonly, we need to collect the data, save it in a certain location, perform some analysis (up to data mining), and visualize results.

Though every business case is unique and there is still no silver bullet, some frameworks, tools and platforms are widely used as big data system building blocks. You may have heard frequently used words like Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Kafka, Cassandra, HBase and others.

This article covers the main features of Cassandra DB with respect to usage as an element of big data system infrastructure and our experience.

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Challenges of Amazon MWS API: ISS Art experience

This article is focused on Amazon MWS API and some challenges related to its integration.
If you plan to integrate Amazon MWS into your PHP project, you should think twice whether you need this functionality or not.
In our Symfony project such integration is needed. However, there are a lot of hidden dangers. In the article I will try to give you a heads up how to avoid the pitfalls.

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Deployment of Symfony2 application using Deployer

Deployment of Symfony2 application may be a complex task, depending on the setup and the requirements of your application. On some projects we update the test server at least once a day. And production server about two times a week. Developers spend a lot of time on this routine process.

Let’s take a look at typical steps taken during deployment process:

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Multithreaded Data Management System Development

Big Data Demands Effective DBMSs

The demand for database management systems that store, allow access and transfer large amounts of data in an efficient manner continues to rise. Large corporations and even small businesses are rethinking how their data management systems are structured; all the way from the basics like choosing the right client-server to more advanced concepts like considering multithreaded data management system development.Read More

Custom Document Management System Development

Documents, including digital information like images and videos, play a crucial role in the workflow of any business. If you’re unable to retrieve or distribute key documents when you need to, it’s time to invest in custom document management system development.Read More