SAMANTHA CHAN

Streams Healthcare Analytics Platform — First Pre-Release Now Available!

I am very excited to announce the first pre-release of the Streams Healthcare Analytics Platform!  This post will provide an overview of the platform and its features. Introduction Last December, I wrote a blog post about the Streams Healthcare Analytics Platform.  In that post, I discussed our goals for the platform.  Our goal is to accelerate...  Continue reading Streams Healthcare Analytics Platform — First Pre-Release Now Available!

Introducing Streams Healthcare Analytics Platform

Today, I am excited to announce the availability of the new Streams Healthcare Analytics Platform project on Github. In the last few months, we have been busy talking to our business partners and customers about their requirements and how we can help them more easily build real-time healthcare analytics applications. We discussed creating a...  Continue reading Introducing Streams Healthcare Analytics Platform

Implement an irrigation system using the new Water Conservation App Starter Kit

Saving the planet one smart sprinkler at a time!  This starter kit demonstrates the implementation of a smarter and connected water irrigation system. It is a great example of the reference architecture for Apache Quarks, and shows how it can be used in conjunction with Streaming Analytics Service on Bluemix. Overview According...  Continue reading Implement an irrigation system using the new Water Conservation App Starter Kit

Trick: Sending Streams Application Standard Output to Terminal

When working on a Streams application, you often add Custom operators and trace statements in your applications to debug and understand what is happening.  This is done by adding println statements in the logic clause of the Custom operator. To get the most up-to-date application output, you normally repeatedly gather the console logs for the PE in Streams Studio...  Continue reading Trick: Sending Streams Application Standard Output to Terminal