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Getting Started with Apache Kafka and InfluxDB

This article was written by Aykut Bulgu. Scroll down to view his bio and picture. The number of applications and services increases every day as more application architectures move towards microservices or serverless structures. You can process this increasing amount of...

Anais Dotis-Georgiou

TL;DR InfluxDB Tech Tips: Joins

If you’re an InfluxDB user you’ve almost certainly used the join() function. The join() function performs an inner join of two table streams. It’s most commonly used to perform math across measurements. However, now it is deprecated in favor of the...

Charles Mahler

8 Real-World MQTT Use Cases

MQTT is becoming the standard protocol for applications that operate in environments where network connectivity is intermittent or unreliable, reducing bandwidth usage is a priority, or where hardware resources are limited. In this post you will learn about some specific use...

Charles Mahler

An Introduction to GitOps and Argo

In an ideal world, developers would be able to release new products and features from development environments into production extremely fast while also not having to stress about breaking prod. Achieving this combination of development speed while also maintaining software reliability...

Susannah Brodnitz

TL;DR InfluxDB, the IoT Stack, and MQTT

The Internet of Things (IoT) describes devices with sensors and computational ability which let them collect, exchange, and act on data. IoT is a broad category that includes uses from smart home thermostats to industrial manufacturing equipment. Sensor data is time...

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