Designing Data Intense Application – Chapter 12: The Future of Data Systems

If a thing be ordained to another as to its end, its last end cannot consist in the preservation of its being. Hence a captain does not intend as a last end, the preservation of the ship entrusted to him, since a ship is ordained to something else as its end, viz. to navigation. (Often…

Designing Data Intense Application – Chapter 11: Stream Processing

A complex system that works is invariably found to have evolved from a simple system that works. The inverse proposition also appears to be true: A complex system designed from scratch never works and cannot be made to work. —John Gall, Systemantics (1975) Batch process is under the assumption all the data is Bounded, which…