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Learning Path: Kafka

Video Description

Sponsored by Lightbend

Currently one of the hottest projects across the Hadoop ecosystem, Apache Kafka is a distributed, real-time data system that functions in a manner similar to a pub/sub messaging service, but with better throughput, built-in partitioning, replication, and fault tolerance. In this video course, host Gwen Shapira shows developers and administrators the basics for setting up a Kafka cluster and writing producers and consumers in Kafka.

Table of Contents

  1. The Case for Kafka 00:11:23
  2. The Basics 00:09:10
  3. Setting up a Kafka Cluster 00:15:30
  4. Writing a Kafka Producer 00:14:33
  5. Writing a Kafka Consumer 00:16:34