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The Challenges of Partition Rebalancing in Kafka Brokers and Effective Monitoring Strategies

Apache Kafka has become an essential component in data streaming and processing architectures due to its high throughput and scalability. However, as organizations scale up their Kafka usage, they often encounter challenges such as partition rebalancing across different brokers. This imbalance can lead to significant issues, including overloaded partitions that jam traffic, affecting performance and reliability.

Deep dive into observability of Messaging Queues with OpenTelemetry

Working in the observability and monitoring space for the last few years, we have had multiple users complain about the lack of detailed monitoring for messaging queues and Kafka in particular. Especially with the coming of instrumentation standards like OpenTelemetry, we thought there must a better way to solve this. We dived deeper into the problem and were trying to understand what better can be done here to make understanding and remediating issues in messaging systems much easier.

Streamline Your App's Communication: The Power of SMS Integration

Keeping users engaged and informed is crucial for any app's success. Businesses of all sizes are recognizing the advantages of adding text message marketing to their overall strategies. With 97% of Americans owning a cell phone, SMS (Short Message Service) is a highly effective tool for exchanging information, as people often prefer texting over calling. Think about how often you check your text messages compared to other notifications.

How to be a no-code AI power user

This presentation was delivered on May 21, 2024 at the Artificially Intelligent Enterprise conference by Andrew Zigler, Developer Advocate at Mattermost. Mattermost is at the forefront of providing a seamless platform for teams to connect and collaborate. Mattermost AI Copilot has already proven invaluable, automating tasks and answering questions with conversational ease. But we’re envisioning a world where Copilot can do more than just chat.

Potential causes of a collaboration platform data breach

Data is the lifeblood of modern organizations. Since data helps teams make better decisions and provide a competitive edge, it’s also a target of bad actors looking to steal sensitive information or launch ransomware attacks. From software vulnerabilities and weak authentication mechanisms to malware and inadequate access controls, there’s no shortage of ways for hackers to infiltrate networks and gain access to mission-critical data.

Demo: AI-Accelerated Workflows with Mattermost, Atlassian Jira, Parabol & Microsoft Azure AI

Mattermost integrates with Atlassian Jira and features a bring-your-own LLM capability via the Mattermost AI Copilot plugin. Check out this demo to see how you can quickly review tickets & privately ask questions in a DM with the AI (ChatGPT-4) to look up issues and fetch details, providing personalized summaries and taking next actions.

Orion Messenger: Navigating the Galaxy of Secure Communication

Have you ever wondered if there's a secure messaging platform that can truly safeguard your conversations in the vast digital galaxy? Imagine a space where your communication is shielded from prying eyes and data breaches. Orion Messenger may just be the solution you've been seeking. As you delve into its features and user interface, you'll discover a world where privacy and data security are paramount.