Piyush Rai 2013-06-18, 14:37
-Re: Facebook like newsfeed using kafka
Philip O'Toole 2013-06-18, 15:44
You should consider using it regardless. I find 0.72 to be a great system, which is well designed and reliable.
As for Storm, it depends. If you just want a simple pub-sub queue system, probably not.
On Jun 18, 2013, at 6:48 AM, Piyush Rai <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> I am trying to build a news feed similar to facebook in which user can
> subscribe set of items and topics and they will receive feeds as that
> subscribed topic changes.
> I was looking around and many people say kafka is good choice. Can kafka be
> self sufficient to build the entire news feed or should it be coupled with
> something like storm. Should I even consider using kafka when my activity
> stream is less than a million per day?
> Thanks in advance
> Piyush Rai