Home | About | Sematext search-lucene.com search-hadoop.com
 Search Hadoop and all its subprojects:

Switch to Threaded View
Kafka >> mail # user >> Dynamic weblog processing

Copy link to this message
Dynamic weblog processing

I am new to kafka. If i have an application which is generating logs and i
need to read and do some CEP on these logs.

For CEP, we are planning to use Esper and for reading weblogs, we are
examining Kafka. I have few questions:
1) What will be a producer in this case. Will it be an external
entity(standalone program) which will do file I/o and send weblogs to kafka
2) Or will it be part of application itself, so that it can read logs in
parallel with the logging utility?

Any pointers will be helpful...