June 3, 2019 | Episode 35

Schema Registry Made Simple by Confluent Cloud ft. Magesh Nandakumar

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Tim Berglund and Magesh Nandakumar (Software Engineer, Confluent) discuss why schemas matter for building systems on Apache Kafka®, and how Confluent Schema Registry helps with the problem. They talk about how Schema Registry works, how you can collaborate around schema change through `avsc` files, and what it means for this to be available in Confluent Cloud today.

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