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Kafka Summit SF 2019

September 30 - October 1, 2019 | San Francisco

Rob Hoeting

Consultant, Systems Evolution, Inc.

30+ years in application development, in a wide range of technologies and platforms. Passionate about data and meta data management.


How Kroger Embraced a “Schema First” Philosophy in Building Real-time Data Pipelines

Early attempts at real-time business event streaming at Kroger was based on JSON formatted events. Modifications to the event formats occasionally broke downstream consumers, causing costly downtime. In the course of reimagining what an industrial strength streaming platform would look like, we decided to focus heavily on schema lifecycle and management as a ... Read More

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