Learn who is using Kafka and for what purposes.
- [Instructor] Kafka has become practically the default…for streaming analytics, especially for high-tech companies…or companies dealing with large volumes of data.…One big company using Kafka today, surprisingly, is Walmart.…Walmart, the biggest retailer in the United States,…possibly the world, has billions of transactions…every single day.…So all of those transactions need to stream in…to a data platform, and some of them need to be processed…and handled immediately, while others need to be used…for analytics later on.…
So there are cases where retailers like Walmart,…being very large, have lots of data…that they need to process in real time,…and Kafka suits those needs for them.…Cisco System is another large tech company…that does everything from cameras to networking gear…to software, and they also have lots of transactions…that are happening across all these different systems…that they use to run their business.…Kafka may not be the central part for everything at Cisco,…but it definitely is helping them combine…
- Understanding the Kafka log
- Creating topics
- Partitioning topics across brokers
- Installing and testing Kafka locally
- Sending and receiving messages
- Setting up a multibroker cluster
- Testing fault tolerance
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1. Why Use Kafka?
2. Core Concepts
4. Installing and Testing Kafka Locally
5. Real-World Examples
6. Distributions and Packaging
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