Architecture of Event Hubs

There are three main components of the Event Hubs architecture: the Event Producers, the Event Hub, and the Event Consumer, as shown in the following diagram:

Event Producers generate events and send them to the Event Hub. The Event Hub stores the ingested events and provides that data to the Event Consumer. The Event Consumer is whatever is interested in those events, and they connect to the Event Hub to fetch the data.

Event hubs cannot be created without an Event Hubs namespace. The Event Hubs namespace acts as a container and can host multiple event hubs. Each Event Hubs namespace provides a unique REST-based ...

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