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Implementing an Event Log with Kafka

by Ivan Mushketyk

Kafka is one of the most widely-used platforms for building resilient and complex modern applications. This course will teach you how to build complex event-driven microservices using Kafka as a backbone of your application.

What you'll learn

In this course, Implementing an Event Log with Kafka, you will gain the ability to build complex microservice architectures around immutable events stored in Kafka. First, you’ll explore what issues you can encounter when migrating an application to a microsevices architecture. Next, you’ll master Kafka fundamentals and will learn how they allow you to address common issues in microservices applications. Finally, you'll learn advanced architectural patterns to work with data in Kafka. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge needed to implement complex event-driven applications using Kafka.

About the author

Ivan is a Principal Software Engineer and a Tech Lead who is passionate about Big Data and Cloud Computing. He has worked for numerous big IT companies including Samsung and Amazon Web Services. He is an Open Source enthusiast and has contributed to a number of projects including Gatling and Apache Flink. When he is not writing code or working on a new course, he is probably writing another technical article for his blog.

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