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Feb 3Liked by Yaroslav Tkachenko

Good overview, particularly the latency/durability tradeoffs between sync/async.

Do you have any views on the "reverse"? i.e., an "extraction API" or, in other words, the ability to consume from Kafka via HTTP? I believe the Confluent REST Proxy supports it but I haven't used it. I was always under the impression that the HTTP/KAFKA semantics aligned better when producing than when consuming.

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Jan 30Liked by Yaroslav Tkachenko

Great read. If you ever finish the book, Ill be first in line to buy it. I'm working on an ingestion service for a project of mine currently with go, redpanda, and scylla, so this is right up my alley. Thanks for sharing!!

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