-Re: Transferring events across data centers
Apoorva Gaurav 2013-02-04, 06:03
Reason I'm asking this is that I don't want to maintain Brokers in DC1 as
my consumers are exclusively in DC2.
On Mon, Feb 4, 2013 at 11:31 AM, Apoorva Gaurav <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
> Thanks Jun.
> So we'll have to maintain Zookeepers and Brokers in both the DCs while
> Producers can be in DC1 and Consumers can be in target DC2.
> Are there any issues if we keep only Producer in DC1 talking
> to Zookeepers and Brokers in DC2. I've been able to achieve this by making
> a "hostname" entry in Broker properties which will have internal IP in DC2
> and public IP in DC1.
> On Mon, Feb 4, 2013 at 10:55 AM, Jun Rao <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> Kafka replication in 0.8 is designed for a Kafka cluster within the same
>> DC. The following wiki describes cross DC mirroring using the tool
>> MirrorMaker and how to optimize the throughput for long network latency.
>> On Fri, Feb 1, 2013 at 6:47 PM, Apoorva Gaurav <[EMAIL PROTECTED]
>> > Hello All,
>> > We are working on Kafka based event collection system. This needs to
>> > events from across data centers. Lets say all the events will be
>> > in DC1 while kafka brokers and consumers are lying in DC2. Round trip
>> > between DC1 and DC2 can be around ~80 ms. Number of events should be
>> > ~50 million a day, peak being ~5K events a day, data volume ~100GB a
>> > peak being ~10MB a day. What is the best way to do it.
>> > --- Is keeping the producer is DC1 sending events to DC2 a good idea.
>> > --- Should my ZK quorum lie only in DC2 or should it spawn across both
>> > and DC2.
>> > --- Will this problem be solved easily in version .8.0 through broker
>> > replication by keeping brokers in both DC1 and DC2.
>> > --
>> > Thanks & Regards,
>> > Apoorvave
> Thanks & Regards,
Thanks & Regards,