Apache Kafka 0.8 Training Deck and Tutorial

Introducing Kafka: history, Kafka at LinkedIn, Kafka adoption in the industry, why Kafka Kafka core concepts: topics, partitions, replicas, producers, consumers, brokers Operating Kafka: architecture, hardware specs, deploying, monitoring, performance and scalability tuning Developing Kafka apps: writing to Kafka, reading from Kafka, testing, serialization, compression, example apps (with kafka-storm-starter) Playing with Kafka using Wirbelsturm More: http://www.michael-noll.com/blog/2014/08/18/apache-kafka-training-deck-and-tutorial/