Apache Kafka app

May 26, 2021 17:00 Apache Kafka

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Kafka supports many of today's best industrial applications. /b10> We'll briefly describe Kafka's most remarkable applications in this chapter.


Twitter is an online social networking service that provides a platform for sending and receiving tweets from users. /b10> Registered users can read and post tweets, but unregistered users can only read them. /b11> Twitter uses Storm-Kafka as part of its streaming infrastructure.


Apache Kafka is used in LinkedIn for active streaming data and operational metrics. /b10> Kafka Messaging systems help LinkedIn products such as LinkedIn Newsfeed, LinkedIn's online messaging consumption today, and offline analytics systems such as Hadoop. /b11> Kafka's durability is also one of the key factors associated with LinkedIn.


Netflix is an on-demand streaming provider for U.S. multinationals. /b10> Netflix uses Kafka for real-time monitoring and event processing.


Mozilla is a free software community founded in 1998 by Netscape members. /b10>Kafka will soon replace part of Mozilla's current production system to collect performance and usage data from end-user browsers, such as telemetry, test experiments, and more.


Oracle provides local connectivity to Kafka through its Enterprise Service Bus product, called Oracle Service Bus, which allows developers to leverage OSB's built-in mediation capabilities for phased data pipelines.