First Steps with Apache Kafka on Google Cloud Platform
Jay Smith, Cloud Customer Engineer, Google Cloud + Gwen Shapira, Product Manager, Confluent
About this talk
Curious about Apache Kafka®? Find out why you would want to use the de facto standard for real-time streaming, the easiest way to get started and how to leverage the extensive Apache Kafka ecosystem. In this chat, we'll talk about three common use cases, review stream processing patterns and discuss integration with important GCP services such as BigQuery. We'll also demo how to implement real-time clickstream analytics on Confluent Cloud, fully managed Apache Kafka as a service.
Confluent is building the foundational platform for data in motion. Our cloud-native offering is designed to be the intelligent connective tissue enabling real-time data, from multiple sources, to constantly stream across the organisation. With Confluent, organisations can create a central nervous system to innovate and win in a digital-first world.…