Alibaba Blink: Real-Time Computing for Big-Time Gains

How a new real-time computing framework made the 2017 Double 11 Festival the largest real-time computing phenomenon in history

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Enter real-time computing

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The 2017 Double 11 big screen reported GMV in real-time
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From Flink to Blink

Blink runtime: key developments

Optimized cluster deployment

Incremental checkpoint design

Asynchronous IO

Flink SQL: core features

Why SQL?

Stream computing versus batch computing

Flink SQL on Alibaba StreamCompute platform

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Alibaba real-time computing applications

StreamCompute

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Screenshot of Alibaba Cloud development platform StreamCompute

Real-time machine learning platform

Looking ahead

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