White Paper
Ten Rules for Managing Apache Kafka®
Brett Orr
General Manager Bigmate


Much like its namesake, Apache Kafka® can be an inscrutable beast for the uninitiated. If you dive in and just try to “wing it,” you are likely to make mistakes. Kafka is not difficult to use but it is tricky to optimize.

We bring to you 10 golden rules that you would find beneficial in managing Apache Kafka system. These rules cover various components, below are the same.

  • Logs
  • Hardware Requirements
  • ZooKeeper
  • Replication and Redundancy
  • Topic Config
  • Parallelization
  • Security
  • Open File Configuration
  • Network Latency
  • Monitoring

Dive deeper in each of the ten components by downloading this white paper.

Apache Kafka can solve a lot of problems and a right managed service provider can help you get the performance and scaling benefits of Kafka without having to do it alone.

Fill out the form on the right to download the whitepaper.

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