Articles by Gwen Shapira

Moving data around for 15 years and counting. Database consultant turned Data engineer. Contributing to Sqoop and Kafka.


Flume or Kafka? Try both!

In the last few month, I’ve spent a lot of time answering one question: Flume or Kafka? Its a pretty tough choice. Flume has been around for a while, there are many users and happy production systems, its well supported by major Hadoop vendors, there are well known best practices on how to configure and…