This post explores why Apache Kafka is the new black for integration projects, how Kafka fits into the discussion around cloud-native iPaaS solutions, and why event streaming is a new software category. A concrete real-world example shows the difference between event streaming and traditional integration platforms respectively iPaaS.
TOP 5 Event Streaming Architectures and Use Cases for 2021: Edge deployments, hybrid and multi-cloud architectures, service mesh-based microservices, streaming machine learning, and cybersecurity.
Slide deck from OOP 2016: Comparison of Frameworks and Products for Big Data Log Analytics and ITOA, e.g. Open Source ELK, TIBCO LogLogic / Unity, Splunk, Papertrail; Relation to Hadoop is also discussed.