Finally “Getting” Kafka

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Not sure why this took me so long, but I finally “get” Apache Kafka. I think I was missing some simple use cases in my previous attempts. I mean, I understood the technology but it never sat well enough for me. This article from O’Reilly broke it down for me and now I get it. I think I connected the dots because the reliability angle of the article jived with my monitoring background.

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