In this two-day hands-on course, you will learn to build, manage, and monitor Kafka clusters using industry best-practices developed by the world’s foremost Kafka experts. You will learn how Kafka and the Confluent Platform work, their main subsystems, their functions, how they interact, and how to set up, manage, and tune your cluster.
Who Should Attend?
This course is designed for engineers and operations staff responsible for building, managing, and tuning Kafka clusters.
Attendees should have a strong knowledge of Linux/Unix, and understand basic TCP/IP networking concepts. Familiarity with the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) is helpful. No prior knowledge of Kafka is required.
This is a two-day training course.
Live Online Training
This course is delivered live online, via Webex. Joining instructions will be sent the day before the course starts. To test your connectivity please visit http://www.webex.com/test-meeting.html. Note that using Linux to connect to the Webex session is not supported. The course is delivered from 9am to 4:30pm Central time each day.
Basic Kafka Concepts
Kafka vs Other Messaging Systems
An Inside Look at Kafka’s Components
Log Administration, Retention, and Compaction
Hardware and Runtime Configurations
Monitoring and Alerting
Using Kafka Connect to Move Data
Throughout the course, Hands-On Exercises reinforce the topics being discussed.
What is provided during the course?
We will provide you with a PDF copy of the course materials. You will need a computer to connect to the WebEx session, and to connect to the cloud-based VM or run a local VM using VirtualBox.
Terms and Conditions
By purchasing a ticket for admission to these Course(s), you agree to be bound by the terms of Confluent's Public Training Agreement (the "Terms"), which is set forth at http://confluent.io/public-training-terms
Date and Time
This course will be delivered online via WebEx.
Access details will be provided closer to the course date.