Using Zookeeper together with a distributed system

Zookeeper is a distributed service that helps coordinating distributed applications. It can be used to manage configuration, synchronization or naming. Let's see how this Zookeeper is architectured as well as an example in Java. Architecture Zookeeper core concept is a hierarchical structure where each node contains data, as well as other nodes. Each node is … Continue reading Using Zookeeper together with a distributed system


Kafka core concepts

Kafka is a messaging framework for building real time streaming applications. It allows to build distributed publish-subscribe systems. In this article we will present the core concepts of the framework. APIs One way to start with Kafka is to understand its APIs. There are four of them : The¬†Producer API¬†allows to publish records to a … Continue reading Kafka core concepts