Introduction to Kafka Connect

Categories: Kafka, Kafka Connect, Database, Databases

This presentation we will discuss Kafka Connect. Kafka Connect is an open source project from Confluent to either take information from a data store as a Source and possibly dump information into another datastore, a Sink.

What this presentation will entail:

  • A brief overview and review of Kafka

  • The Architecture of Kafka Connect

  • Standalone vs Distributed

  • Connecting a Source

  • Creating Single Message Transforms

  • Connecting a Sink