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Kafka Manager

A tool for managing Apache Kafka, developed by Yahoo
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What is Kafka Manager?

This interface makes it easier to identify topics which are unevenly distributed across the cluster or have partition leaders unevenly distributed across the cluster. It supports management of multiple clusters, preferred replica election, replica re-assignment, and topic creation. It is also great for getting a quick bird鈥檚 eye view of the cluster.
Kafka Manager is a tool in the Message Queue category of a tech stack.
Kafka Manager is an open source tool with 8.3K GitHub stars and 2K GitHub forks. Here鈥檚 a link to Kafka Manager's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Kafka Manager?

9 companies reportedly use Kafka Manager in their tech stacks, including Yahoo!, IgnitionOne, and They who must not be named.

29 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Kafka Manager.

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Kafka Manager Reviews

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Kafka Manager in their tech stack.

Conor Myhrvold
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Tech Brand Mgr, Office of CTO at Uber | 5 upvotes 153.4K views
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Why we built Marmaray, an open source generic data ingestion and dispersal framework and library for Apache Hadoop :

Built and designed by our Hadoop Platform team, Marmaray is a plug-in-based framework built on top of the Hadoop ecosystem. Users can add support to ingest data from any source and disperse to any sink leveraging the use of Apache Spark . The name, Marmaray, comes from a tunnel in Turkey connecting Europe and Asia. Similarly, we envisioned Marmaray within Uber as a pipeline connecting data from any source to any sink depending on customer preference:


(Direct GitHub repo: https://github.com/uber/marmaray Kafka Kafka Manager )

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Kafka Manager's Features

  • Manage multiple clusters
  • Easy inspection of cluster state (topics, brokers, replica distribution, partition distribution)
  • Run preferred replica election
  • Generate partition assignments (based on current state of cluster)
  • Run reassignment of partition (based on generated assignments)

Kafka Manager Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Kafka Manager?
RabbitMQ gives your applications a common platform to send and receive messages, and your messages a safe place to live until received.
Kafka is a distributed, partitioned, replicated commit log service. It provides the functionality of a messaging system, but with a unique design.
Amazon SQS
Transmit any volume of data, at any level of throughput, without losing messages or requiring other services to be always available. With SQS, you can offload the administrative burden of operating and scaling a highly available messaging cluster, while paying a low price for only what you use.
Celery is an asynchronous task queue/job queue based on distributed message passing. It is focused on real-time operation, but supports scheduling as well.
Apache ActiveMQ is fast, supports many Cross Language Clients and Protocols, comes with easy to use Enterprise Integration Patterns and many advanced features while fully supporting JMS 1.1 and J2EE 1.4. Apache ActiveMQ is released under the Apache 2.0 License.
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