Blogs — June 2020


Technical Technical — Elasticsearch

Taking Elasticsearch for a “Test Drive”: The Most Interesting Things I Learned: Part 1

Thursday 25th June 2020 by Paul Brebner

“Search out thy wit for secret policies, and we will make thee famous through the world.” [Henry VI Part I, III, 3] Recently I decided to learn about a new addition to Instaclustr’s managed open source platform, the scalable full-text search technology Elasticsearch. Being in COVID-19 lockdown at the time, I found an online course […]

Feature Releases Technical — Elasticsearch

Availability of Instaclustr Managed Elasticsearch on GCP and Azure

Friday 19th June 2020 by Kaushik Mysur

Instaclustr is pleased to announce the availability of its Elasticsearch Managed Service on the GCP and Azure clouds. Following the recent release of the Elasticsearch service on the Instaclustr Managed Platform in March, we have been working on continuously enhancing the quality of the service, and increasing the breadth of its features and supported platforms. […]

Technical Technical — Kafka

Apache Kafka Architecture: A Complete Guide

Tuesday 16th June 2020 by Michael Carter

Apache Kafka is a distributed streaming platform with plenty to offer—from redundant storage of massive data volumes, to a message bus capable of throughput reaching millions of messages each second. These capabilities and more make Kafka a solution that’s tailor-made for processing streaming data from real-time applications.  Despite its name’s suggestion of Kafkaesque complexity, Apache […]
Kafka Architecture Blog