Apache Kafka® Administration - Agilitics

Apache Kafka® Administration


In this three-day hands-on course, you will learn how to build, manage, and monitor clusters using industry best-practices developed by the world's foremost Apache Kafka® experts. You will learn how Kafka and the Confluent Platform work, how their main subsystems interact, and how to set up, manage, monitor, and tune your cluster.

Duration: 3 days
Time: 9am to 5pm

What Will Be Taught For This Apache Kafka Adminstration course?

  • Fundamentals of Apache Kafka
  • Apache Kafka Architecture
  • Providing Durability
  • Managing a Cluster
  • Optimizing Apache Kafka Performance
  • Apache Kafka Security
  • Data Pipelines with Kafka Connect
  • Kafka in Production

Hands-On Exercises

Throughout the course, hands-on exercises reinforce the topics being discussed. Exercises include:

  • Using Kafka’s command-line tools
  • Automating configuration
  • Using Kafka’s administrative tools
  • Tuning Producer and Consumer performance
  • Securing the cluster
  • Building data pipelines with Kafka Connect
Audience Prerequisites

This course is intended for the following participants:
Attendees should have a working knowledge of the Kafka architecture, either from prior experience or the recommended prerequisite course Confluent Fundamentals of Apache Kafka®. It is also important to have strong knowledge of Linux/Unix and understand basic TCP/IP networking concepts. Familiarity with the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) is helpful.

To get the most out of this course, participants should:

This course is designed for engineers, system administrators, and operations staff responsible for building, managing, monitoring, and tuning Kafka clusters.

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