May 29, 2019 | Episode 34

Why is Stream Processing Hard? ft. Michael Drogalis

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Tim Berglund and Michael Drogalis (Product Lead for Kafka Streams and KSQL, Confluent) talk about all things stream processing: why it’s complex, how it's evolved, and what’s on the horizon to make it simpler.

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Episode 35June 3, 2019 | 41 min

Schema Registry Made Simple by Confluent Cloud ft. Magesh Nandakumar

Tim Berglund and Magesh Nandakumar 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.

Episode 36June 12, 2019 | 46 min

Why Kafka Connect? ft. Robin Moffatt

Tim and Robin cover the motivating factors for Kafka Connect, why people end up reinventing the wheel when they're not aware of it and Kafka Connect's capabilities. They also talk about the importance of schemas in Apache Kafka® pipelines and programs, and how the Confluent Schema Registry can help.

Episode 37June 18, 2019 | 32 min

Deploying Confluent Platform, from Zero to Hero ft. Mitch Henderson

Mitch Henderson explains how to plan and deploy your first application running on Confluent Platform. He covers critical factors to consider, how to make decisions about deployment solutions, how to go about setting up monitoring and testing, the marks of success, and what to do after your first project launches successfully.

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