Flink is German for Squirrel, which is a metaphor for agility and nimbleness.
The streaming paradigm allows for more fine grained control over event time processing. Image: Friedman / Tzoumas
Latency is just one issue to consider in choosing a stream processing technology. Image: Friedman / Tzoumas
The Flink community is big, and it is growing. Image: Tzoumas
Here's a look at Flink's roadmap. Image: Tzoumas