AWS Lambda Competitors and Alternatives

The top AWS Lambda competitors are
  • Apache NiFi
  • Apache Spark
  • Google Dataflow
  • Apache Storm
  • Azure Stream Analytics
Read reviews of AWS Lambda competitors and alternatives
Subhasish Guha
Consultant
Big Data and Cloud Solution Consultant at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
Oct 02 2017

What do you think of Apache Spark?

Valuable Features: DataFrame: Spark SQL gives the leverage to create applications more easily and with less coding effort. • Improvements to My Organization: We developed a tool for data ingestion from HDFS->Raw->L1 layer with data quality checks, putting data to elastic search, performing CDC. • Room for Improvement: Dynamic DataFrame options are not yet available. • Use of Solution: One and a half years. • Stability Issues: No. • Scalability Issues: No. • Other Advice: Spark gives the flexibility for developing custom applications.
Miran Arh
Real User
Assistant Director - IT Governance Support at a insurance company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Aug 23 2018

What is most valuable?

Our biggest pain point is our housekeeping. We have lot of systems, we must do a lot of configurations and, because of the number of systems is... more»

What needs improvement?

We would like to have something that includes the desktops, and perhaps the main system, so we can protect our systems before a threat happens.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Our firm works in the former Yugoslavia: Croatia, Bosnia, and Serbia, Macedonia, and Montenegro. The prices are different in these markets. Of... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We went with it because we had it. We had the opportunity to use it and started to do so. Before that, we had several areas where we wanted to... more»

What other advice do I have?

We have a mixed system. We also use IBM AIX in addition to the Microsoft platform. That means that ATP works successfully with Microsoft for us.... more»
it_user370506
Real User
Software Engineer at a consultancy with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jun 11 2017

What is most valuable?

We are a research institution and use NiFi for its easy Java extensibility, built-in provenance capturing, and... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We are replacing a custom built Java data ingestion system that over time had become difficult to maintain and was... more»

What needs improvement?

Most of our data is binary and we frequently must write our own processors. Also, there is no support for the stateful... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

It’s free!

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We previously used custom code and switched to simplify maintenance and improve our functionality.

What other advice do I have?

Think about your data flows as the directed graphs between low-level processing modules, so you can re-use as much of... more»

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