Author: Briana

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Two words to untie chaos, hyperactivity and anxiety

It’s been a long time since I wrote something in here… A lot of things have happened since. I wasn’t able to get into this blog, technical difficulties that were delayed because I don’t have a personal computer since last December (long story which I would like to write about in order to avoid you …

IoT, Technical Stuff

Mosquitto, a brief exploration into it

What is Mosquitto? Mosquitto is an open source (EPL/EDL licensed) message broker written in C that implements the MQ Telemetry Transport protocol (MQTT) versions 3.1 and 3.1.1. It’s an iot.eclipse.org project. MQTT is a machine-to-machine (M2M)/”Internet of Things” connectivity protocol. It carries a lightweight publish/subscribe messaging transport model. It is useful for connections with remote …

Analytics, Big Data, Technical Stuff

Storm, a brief exploration into it

What is Apache Storm? Storm is a free and open source distributed realtime computation system that makes easy to reliably process unbounded streams of data, doing for realtime processing what Hadoop did for batch processing. It was created by Nathan Marz and team at BackType and written predominantly in the Clojure programming language. The project …

Analytics, Big Data, Technical Stuff

Spark, a brief exploration into it

What is Spark? Spark is a open source cluster computing framework originally developed by UC Berkeley (2009) but later donated to the Apache Software Foundation (2010). It is a Big Data analytics engine created after Hadoop technology but improving and adding more capabilities. Spark comes as an alternative to Hadoop-MapReduce to make easier to build …

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¿Porqué soy alguien más espiritual después de haber dejado la religión?

Habiendo sido alguien religiosa y debo decir bastante religiosa por alrededor de 22 a 25 años (ya explicaré después por que esa discrepancia en tiempos), siempre se me enseñó que el ser humano tiene una necesidad espiritual y por supuesto se me enseñó que esa necesidad espiritual se llena con religión  y especificamente con la …

Analytics, Big Data, Technical Stuff

Cassandra, a brief exploration into it

What is Cassandra? Cassandra is an open source BigData technology, more specific, it is a NoSQL distributed database. It started on Facebook but was mainly developed into the Apache Software Foundation. It is based on Dynamo and Big Table papers. Amazon Dynamo paper was created for distributed database technology and Google’s Big Table paper was …