Maybe I'm overlooking something, but the first thing that came to my mind
is: wouldn't you get no network latency at all on your local box if
everything runs on the same machine?
On EC2, the network latency would bring your overal throughput down,
especially with a sync producer, wouldn't it?
On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 5:19 PM, Pierre-Yves Ritschard <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
> One of my cluster runs on ec2 and I noticed that I have rather slow
> throughput, less than 500 per second. I isolated the trouble on the
> following setup
> 1 producer instance (m1.large)
> 5 consumer instances also running a broker (m2.xlarge)
> 1 zookeeper instance (m1.large)
> I am using a sync producer and have 60 partitions.
> On my local box, with everything running I would several thousand per