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Apache Flink is a framework and distributed processing engine for stateful computations over unbounded and bounded data streams. Flink has been designed to run in all common cluster environments, perform computations at in-memory speed and at any scale.

IBM Streams is an advanced analytic platform that allows user-developed applications to quickly ingest, analyze and correlate information as it arrives from thousands of data stream sources. The solution can handle very high data throughput rates, up to millions of events or messages per second. Streams helps you analyze data in motion, simplify development of streaming applications, and extend the value of existing systems.
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Apache Flink is ranked 6th in Streaming Analytics with 4 reviews while IBM Streams is ranked 9th in Streaming Analytics. Apache Flink is rated 7.8, while IBM Streams is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Apache Flink writes "Scalable framework for stateful streaming aggregations". On the other hand, Apache Flink is most compared with Amazon Kinesis, Spring Cloud Data Flow, Google Cloud Dataflow, Azure Stream Analytics and WSO2 Stream Processor, whereas IBM Streams is most compared with Confluent, Apache NiFi, Apache Spark, Amazon Kinesis and Apache Spark Streaming.

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