Kafka and Streaming

Categories: Kafka, Kafka Streaming, Java, Data Engineering

Kafka has captured mindshare in the data records streaming market, and in this presentation, we knock on its door and see what lies behind it. What is the draw? What makes it an attractive addition? How does it compare to Message Queues and other message streaming services?

We will do a thorough introduction to what is Kafka. We will also discuss Consumers, Producers, Streams. Integration with ZooKeeper, and discuss the performance aspect of using Kafka.