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Introduction to Kafka Security

Is Kafka secure? What is Kafka security? Security in modern enterprises is the utmost cause of concern, it's essential to mitigate any risks of attacks, unauthorised access and data corruptions. It is addressed with extreme caution considering compliance and performance implications. Considering this, Apache kafka users automatically thinks, what do
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Why Scala and Apache Spark are key skills for Big data engineering?

Apache Spark is one of the most popular frameworks for big data analysis. This framework is written in Scala, because it is functional language and very scalable. It also can be quite fast because it's statically typed, and it compiles in a known way to the JVM. Hence, most of

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Building Spring Boot application for Apache Kafka Admin operations

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Kafka, Schema Registry, REST Proxy, AVRO Automated testing

About the event: Learn how to overcome the typical challenges in microservices-driven ecosystems. Hosted by Nirmal C. and Abyel Date: 20th May, 2021 Cost of participation: Free event Interested in Apache Kafka? Learn more here
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Building a self-service Kafka platform as a service with GitOps

About the event: You can learn to build up a self-service Apache Kafka using Gitops and Kafka Topology Builder. Key speaker: Pere Urbon-Bayes, Software Engineer, Confluent Date: 28th April, 2021 Cost of participation: Free event Interested in Apache Kafka? Learn more here
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The IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD) has been a prime international forum for both researchers and industry practitioners to exchange the latest fundamental advances in the state of the art and practice of cloud computing, identify emerging research
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Upcoming Event: Real-Time Big Data Systems with Spark Streaming and Kafka

About the event: Get an overview of Apache Kafka and Apache Spark and learn about the benefits and challenges of real-time Big Data systems. Place: Online Date: 3-6 May, 2021 Cost of participation: Paid event: 1.100 € Read more about the