Streaming data processing is continuous and is done in real-time. You are continuously writing data to a streaming service such as Kinesis. Typically, operating on small-sized events (say a 1 KB event), writing to a stream, aggregating that data, and then persisting to Amazon S3.
Amazon Kinesis is made up of three services:
- Amazon Kinesis Data Streams: This helps you to build custom applications that process and analyze streaming data. You can build real-time applications with framework of choice – Kinesis Analytics, Spark on EMR, custom code on EC2, or custom code on Lambda. It is easy to administer, secure, and uses durable storage.
- Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics: This helps you to easily process ...