What is Heroic?
Heroic is Spotify's in-house time series database. It was built to address the challenges Spotify was facing with near real-time data collection and presentation at scale.
Heroic is a tool in the Databases category of a tech stack.
Heroic is an open source tool with 777 GitHub stars and 96 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Heroic's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Heroic?
4 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Heroic.
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- heroic-core contains the com.spotify.heroic.HeroicCore class which is the central building block for setting up a Heroic instance.
- heroic-elasticsearch-utils is a collection of utilities for interacting with Elasticsearch. This is separate since we have more than one backend that needs to talk with elasticsearch.
- heroic-parser provides an Antlr4 implementation of com.spotify.heroic.grammar.QueryParser, which is used to parse the Heroic DSL.
- heroic-shell contains com.spotify.heroic.HeroicShell, a shell capable of either running a standalone, or connecting to an existing Heroic instance for administration.
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