Kafka Basics for Beginners

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Description

Kafka is an open source distributed event streaming platform. It is currently used by thousands of companies as it can handle huge volume and high velocity of data. It is currently managed by Apache Software Foundation.

This particular course does not need any prior knowledge of anything. You will learn everything about Kafka from scratch.

We are going to learn the below as part of this course.

  • What is Kafka ?
  • What are the different Advantages of Kafka ?
  • What are the different Disadvantages of Kafka?
  • A detailed comparison of Kafka with Traditional Messaging Systems ActiveMQ, RabbitMQ etc.
  • The various use cases where we should use KafKa
  • The various use cases where we should not use Kafka
  • Understand Key Kafka Concepts – Kafka Cluster, Kafka Brokers, Events, Producers,Topics,Partitions,Offsets,Consumer,Consumer Groups,Consumer Offsets etc
  • Understand the concept of Topic Replication
  • Understand how Kafka stores the messages
  • Understand the Message Retention concept of Kafka
  • A very basic understanding of Kafka Streams
  • A very basic understanding of Kafka Connectors
  • Understand the significance of Zookeeper with respect to Kafka
  • A very basic understanding of Kafka Security
  • How to install Kafka in your personal laptop/desktop.
  • How to start Zookeeper and Kafka Broker in the Terminal using the command line tools provided as part of the Kafka Installation.
  • How to Create Topics, List Topics,Describe Topics and Delete Topics using the kafka-topics script which is provided as part of the Kafka Installation.
  • How to publish messages to Kafka Topics using the kafka-console-producer script which is provided as part of the Kafka.
  • How to consume messages from Kafka Topics using the kafka-console-consumer script which is provided as part of the Kafka.
  • How to set up Multi Broker Cluster
  • How to perform Topic Replication and Check Fault Tolerance
  • How to read Read __consumer_offsets Topic
  • How to Configure Message Retention at Topic level

What you’ll learn

  • What is Kafka?
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Kafka
  • Understanding the difference between Kafka and Traditional Messaging Systems
  • When to use and When to not use Kafka
  • Kafka Key Concepts- Clusters, Brokers, Partitions, Offsets,Events,Producers,Consumers,Consumer Groups,Consumer Offsets etc
  • Topic Replication
  • Kafka Storage and Message Retention
  • Kafka Streams and Kafka Connectors
  • Zookeeper
  • Kafka Security
  • Hands-On: Kafka Installation and Environment setup
  • Hands-On: Create Topics, List Topics , Describe Topics and Delete Topics
  • Hands-On: Produce and Consume Messages
  • Hands-On: Setting Multi Broker Cluster
  • Hands-On: Perform Topic Replication and Check Fault Tolerance
  • Read __consumer_offsets Topic
  • Configure Message Retention at Topic level

Requirements

  • No prerequisites

Who this course is for:

  • Learn Kafka from the scratch
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