Is Kafka the Next Big Thing in the Banking and Financial Sector?

Nowadays, businesses are seeking innovative methods to digitally transform themselves by utilizing key technologies to promote business intelligence and increase profitability. The terms ‘insights’ and ‘data’ carry much significance and are a crucial aspect to enhancing customer experience. Technologies such as Kafka, benefit organizations across industries in manifold methods. With its real-time streaming data architecture, and real-time analytics feature, Kafka is certainly the talk of the...

PowerCignexUser , November 11, 2019 | Posted in Stream Processing

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Docker & DevOps – An Introductory Guide

Released on 10 June 2014, a Docker is a container management tool used in DevOps to manage software parts as isolated, self-sufficient containers which can be deployed in continuous integration and continuous delivery.   Docker containers are unable to operate by themselves, they are rather dependable on a DevOps professional to build, run, and assign them. DevOps professionals are additionally needed to automate processes and technologies so that the software is able to deploy to...

Alok Thaker , November 08, 2019 | Posted in Cloud

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A Short Guide to Natural Language Generation (NLG) – A subdivision of Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning

  Do you know that your data speaks volumes?  It’s true! The systems used in organizations today are generating phenomenal reports but analyzing those reports and generating actionable insights from them is still a challenge. When information is extracted from text, data sets or other similar sources, it is its weight worth in gold. A plethora of processes can be used in order to generate data-driven insights which could help solve crucial data problems. What is NLG and how can it...

Rebecca Sampson, July 26, 2019 | Posted in

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The Battle between Monoliths & Micro-Services

  As technology leaves its mark with every breakthrough, the world is forced to follow its footsteps in order to remain one step ahead of their competitors and not be left behind. The battle between the Monolithic and the Micro-Services Architectural structure is debatable. But firstly, let us clarify a few pointers. As most research states, the Monolithic Architecture is not outdated. Period. The Monolithic structure is much easier to develop, test, and deploy and is best suited for...

Rebecca Sampson, May 27, 2019 | Posted in

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Test Automation: CI-CD Pipeline

Quality delivery is of prime importance in the Agile world. Even though there are processes, it’s difficult to achieve speed and quality at the same time without automation. Automation is not just QA Automation, but we need combination of QA with deployment activities automation model for high scale delivery which introduces concept of Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI- CD) pipeline. Here, Deployment pipeline consumes integration pipe. The next sections describe the detailed...

Ananta Dave, September 17, 2018 | Posted in Testing and Test Automation, Cloud

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oAuth 2.0 with Spring Security

Author: Muhammed Shakir Spring security and spring data are among the core modules of spring framework. Spring security supports almost all the aspects of enterprise security that is expected on server side.  Spring security has strong support for oAuth 2.0. As we know, oAuth 2.0 is a token base authentication & authorization mechanism. Here the authorization refers to authorizing the app (angular app / react app / any other browser based app / mobile) to access the protected...

Muhammed Shakir, July 06, 2018 | Posted in Application Services

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oAuth 2.0 – Taking Authentication and Authorization to another level

oAuth 2.0 is a token base authentication & authorization mechanism. Here the authorization refers to authorizing the app (angular app / react app / any other browser based app / mobile) to access the protected resources on the server. These resources are provided through a well-defined REST API by the resource server It must also be noted that it is more than authorizing the app; you may also want to authenticate the user who is using the app. In such a case you will authenticate the...

Muhammed Shakir, June 19, 2018 | Posted in Application Services

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Performance Testing Using JMeter – Best Practices, Common Errors and Resolution

Whenever we received NFR (Non Functional Requirements) of Performance Testing in SRS, generally we fumble around it. . We don’t know where to start and how to end. I have listed down below the most common queries (concerns) that we face while doing Performance Testing and obviously its answers too. By reading this blog you will learn on How to start with the requirement gathering of performance testing? How to execute the scripts? What are the best practices to use in...

Mrugali Parikh , May 29, 2018 | Posted in Testing and Test Automation

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Salesforce Acquires Mulesoft – A Step towards Accelerating Digital Transformation

Salesforce is adding another chapter to its growth profile with the purchase of MuleSoft. MuleSoft is one of the world's leading platforms for building application networks and is used by customers to link their business apps, databases, and corporate IT infrastructure into a unified system. Talking about Salesforce, though it currently leads the global CRM software market, the company likely sensed that its strongest growth potential lies outside its current area of expertise. Today,...

Priyankap Sharma, April 09, 2018 | Posted in Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

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Understanding the Future of Alfresco from Alfresco 6.0 Product Roadmap

The Alfresco 5 release already tells us that it recognises the challenge the Goliath ECM faces from the fast sprouting David(s) (read services based applications). The good news is that Alfresco seems to be on the right track on tuning its architecture though it’s still a bit behind the curve. Let’s explore some excerpts from its release notes and roadmap blogs to see where Alfresco is heading: 1. Integration – Ease of integration seems to be at the top of the agenda for Alfresco.  .The...

Shivani Singh, April 03, 2018 | Posted in Web Content Management, Enterprise Content Management

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