Build Your Own Fire Hose API with STREST – a New Protocol for Real-Time Data Streaming

December 16, 2019

first_imgSTREST is a new open source protocol and server from Wiredset, the company behind the real-time social media analytics service Trendrr. STREST is HTTP-compatible and is designed for real-time data streaming. Wiredset has released the protocol spec, a server implementation and drivers in Java, Python and JavaScript.Wiredset created the protocol to deal with the challenges it faced when building the Trendr API. The team needed a way to offer extremely high-volume API calls with low latency, deliver the results in real-time at scale, and do so through a RESTful interface.STREST features:Fully duplexed streaming connectionsSupport for multiple simultaneous streams on a single connectionWebsockets support out of the boxHTTP CompatibilityIn short: you can use this to power a pretty massive API. Anyone know of anything else like this? Tags:#APIs#hack Growing Phone Scams: 5 Tips To Avoid Why You Love Online Quizzes Related Posts center_img 7 Types of Video that will Make a Massive Impac… How to Write a Welcome Email to New Employees? klint finleylast_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *