Amazon Kinesis Now In Public Beta For Developers To Build Real-Time Apps

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http://techcrunch.com – Amazon Kinesis, the company’s new data streaming analytics platform, is now in public beta. It allows developers to build real-time apps without managing the complexity of multiple clusters. But though it has been heralded as a new type of real-time app platform, it also has some drawbacks that have emerged since its launch at AWS Re:Invent. AWS Kinesis streams thousands of data streams on a per-second basis. It allows developers to pull any amount of data, from any number of sources, scaling up and down as needed. The power of the platform comes with its capability to process data in (IT news)