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Wade Waldron

Wade Waldron

Staff Software Practice Lead

Asynchronous Events


Asynchronous events are a communication pattern that is used to build robust and scalable systems. These events are often pushed through a messaging platform such as Apache Kafka. Among their benefits are the ability to optimize resource usage, more flexibility for scaling, and new ways to recover from failure without losing data.


  • Synchronous Calls
  • Asynchronous Events
  • Cascading Failures
  • Cascading Delays
  • Reduced Coupling
  • Increased Reliability
  • Slow Consumers


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