Kafka Summit Logo
Organized by

Kafka Summit San Francisco 2016

April 26, 2016 | San Francisco

Henning Spjelkavik

Architect, FINN.no

Henning Spjelkavik has been working on web-based systems since 1996. He was a partner at the leading European portal for skiers, Skiinfo.com, which was acquired by Vail Resorts in 2012. Henning has interests all over the stack, from reading hprof-files and tcpdumps, through verifying good practices in microservices, to doing a value stream analysis and running a pivot report in Excel. He is currently an architect at FINN.no.


101 Ways to Configure Kafka – Badly

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, ... Read More

We use cookies to understand how you use our site and to improve your experience. Click here to learn more or change your cookie settings. By continuing to browse, you agree to our use of cookies.