|Kafka or Flume? | Just a simple Hadoop DBA|
A question that keeps popping up is "Should we use Kafka or Flume to load data to Hadoop clusters?" This question implies that Kafka and Flume are interchangeable components. It makes as much sense to me as "Should we use cars or umbrellas?". Sure, you can hide from the rain in your car and you?
|A Few Notes on Kafka and Jepsen - Jay Kreps|
A Few Notes on Kafka and Jepsen Kyle has a good write-up on replication and partitions in Kafka. I am a big fan of this methodology (empiricism FTW), though it is a bit uncomfortable to watch ones own...
|Call me maybe: Kafka|
AphyrCall me maybe: Kafka : In the last Jepsen post, we learned about NuoDB. Now it?s time to switch gears and discuss Kafka. Up next: Cassandra.
|Welcome to Apache Flume ? Apache Flume|
Welcome to Apache Flumeś : Flume is a distributed, reliable, and available service for efficiently collecting, aggregating, and moving large amounts of log data. It has a simple and flexible architecture based on streaming data flows. It is robust and fault tolerant with tunable reliability mechanisms and many failover and recovery mechanisms. It uses a simple extensible data model that allows for online analytic application.
Apache Kafka: A high-throughput, distributed, publish-subscribe messaging system.