Integrating rate-limiting and backpressure strategies synergistically to handle and alleviate consumer lag in Apache Kafka

Apache Kafka stands as a robust distributed streaming platform. However, like any system, it is imperative to proficiently oversee and control latency for optimal performance. Kafka Consumer Lag refers to […]

Apache Kafka’s built-in command line tools – A hidden gem to scan internals.

Several tools/scripts are included in the bin directory of the Apache Kafka binary installation. Even if that directory has a number of scripts, through this article I want to highlight […]

Forging Apache Druid with Apache Kafka for real-time streaming analytics

A real-time analytics database called Apache Druid is developed for quick slice-and-dice analysis on massive data volumes. The best data for Apache Druid is event-oriented and frequently utilized as the […]

Kafka Cluster CLI

Orchestrating Multi-Brokers Kafka Cluster through CLI Commands

This short article aims to highlight the list of commands to manage a running multi-broker multi-topic Kafka cluster utilizing built-in scripts. These commands will be helpful/beneficial when the cluster is […]

Kafka multi-node cluster

Crafting a Multi-Node Multi-Broker Kafka Cluster- A Weekend Project

Over the most recent couple of years, there has been a huge development in the appropriation of Apache Kafka. Kafka is a scalable pub/sub system and in a nutshell, is […]