kafka consumer

Non-HTTP Contract Test (Message Pact)

Reading Time: 4 minutes This blog shows how to create a contract between producer and consumer using the Message Pact framework. What is Contract Testing? Contract testing is writing tests to make sure the services can communicate well with each other. There are two perspectives in Contract testing: One is the consumer entity using the service and other one is the provider entity that provides the service. As an Continue Reading

Hands-on: Apache Kafka with Scala

Reading Time: 4 minutes Apache Kafka is an open sourced distributed streaming platform used for building real-time data pipelines and streaming applications. It is horizontally scalable, fault-tolerant, wicked fast, and runs in production in thousands of companies. Before the introduction of Apache Kafka, data pipleines used to be very complex and time-consuming. A separate streaming pipeline was needed for every consumer. You can guess the complexity of it with Continue Reading