Monday, December 11, 2017

How to Install Confluent Kafka Cluster by using Ansible

The rise of micro-services brings another level of software architecture, which is a event driven architecture. One of the tools out there to support this mechanism is Apache Kafka. Today’s article will speak about how to install Kafka in the server by using Ansible Playbook.

Confluent Kafka Playbook
This playbook will install Confluent Kafka into 3 cluster nodes. Each node will contain one Kafka broker and one Zookeeper instance. They will in sync one another.