Apache Kafka: Creating Real-Time Distributed Microservices

Apache Kafka is proving its mettle in the burgeoning microservices space Research values the global microservices industry at $1.8 billion, and microservices deployments continue to rise across the board. With that sort of interest, there is now a great collection of frameworks, libraries and other packages designed to help construct elegant, reactive services.  One of [...]

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Confluent, an Apache Kafka service provider adopts a new license to fight against cloud service providers

A common trend of software firms limiting their software licenses to prevent cloud service providers from exploiting their open source code is all the rage these days. One such software firm to have joined this move is Confluent, an Apache Kafka service provider, who announced its new Confluent Community License, two weeks back. The new license [...]

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Nastel’s AutoPilot Monitoring for Apache Kafka

Nastel's® AutoPilot® for Apache Kafka provides operational and transactional monitoring for Apache Kafka, the open-source stream processing platform developed by the Apache Software Foundation, written in Scala and Java. Apache Kafka is a unified, high-throughput, low-latency platform for handling real-time data feeds. It utilizes a massively scalable pub/sub message queue—designed as a distributed transaction log—as its [...]

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