Flume and Kafka Integration - Example


Originally published at: http://www.itversity.com/topic/cca175-flume-and-kafka-integration-example-scala/

Even though Flume and Kafka exist for different purposes they can complement each other, hence understanding both the technologies as well as integrating them is important. Kafka is lot more reliable and scalable than Flume However, if you have to publish messages from existing application’s web server logs, we have to refactor application to publish…