Streaming Audio is a podcast from Confluent, the team that built Apache Kafka®️. Host Tim Berglund (Senior Director of Developer Experience, Confluent) and guests unpack a variety of topics surrounding Apache Kafka, event stream processing and real-time data. The show also features the segment "Ask Confluent," in which Gwen Shapira (Engineering Manager, Confluent) and guests respond to a handful of questions and comments about the Confluent and Kafka ecosystems—from Kafka connectors, to distributed systems, data integration, Kafka deployment, and managed Apache Kafka as a service—on Twitter, YouTube, and elsewhere. Apache®️, Apache Kafka, Kafka, and the Kafka logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of the Apache Software Foundation in the United States and/or other countries. No endorsement by The Apache Software Foundation is implied by the use of these marks.
Distributed Systems Engineering with Apache Kafka ft. Guozhang Wang
Tim Berglund picks the brain of a distributed systems engineer, Guozhang Wang, tech lead in the Streaming department of Confluent. Guozhang explains what compelled him to join the Stream Processing team at Confluent coming from the Apache Kafka® core infrastructure.
Scaling Developer Productivity with Apache Kafka ft. Mohinish Shaikh
Confluent Platform runs efficiently largely because of the dedication of the Developer Productivity team. Mohinish Shaikh (Developer, Confluent) talks about how his team builds the product pipelines for the entire Confluent Platform and ensures seamless delivery of several engineering processes across engineering and the rest of the org.
Change Data Capture and Kafka Connect on Microsoft Azure ft. Abhishek Gupta
What’s it like being a Microsoft Azure Cloud advocate working with Apache Kafka® and change data capture (CDC) solutions? Abhishek Gupta would know!
Event Streaming Trends and Predictions for 2021 ft. Gwen Shapira, Ben Stopford, and Michael Noll
Coming out of a whirlwind year for the event streaming world, Tim Berglund sits down with Gwen Shapira, Ben Stopford, and Michael Noll to take a guess at what 2021 will bring.
How to Become a Certified Apache Kafka Expert ft. Niamh O’Byrne and Barry Ballard
Niamh O’Byrne and Barry Ballard discuss Confluent’s Certification program, including sample test questions, bootcamp, exam details, Kafka training, and getting the necessary practical hands-on experience.
Mastering DevOps with Apache Kafka, Kubernetes, and Confluent Cloud ft. Rick Spurgeon and Allison Walther
How do you use Apache Kafka®, Confluent Platform, and Confluent Cloud for DevOps? Integration Architects Rick Spurgeon and Allison Walther share how, including a custom tool they’ve developed for this very purpose.