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Kafka Summit San Francisco 2016

April 26, 2016 | San Francisco

101 Ways to Configure Kafka – Badly

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Video & Slides

Kafka was introduced as part of a proof of concept for collecting 20 million click events a day at Norway’s biggest site, FINN.no. Other teams started using Kafka for different purposes, but our configuration was still as if it was a proof of concept (prototype). This lead to scaling problems, stability problems, and lost messages. We’ll tell you what we did, and how we solved it. Enjoy our mistakes and learn!


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