Log-based Change Data Capture — lessons learnt

Overview, benefits, use cases

Andreas Buckenhofer
Sep 3, 2020 · 5 min read
CDC architecture with source DB and target systems
CDC architecture

The article summarizes experiences from various projects with a log-based change data capture (CDC). There are many use cases for which CDC is beneficial. Some DBs even have CDC functionality integrated without requiring a separate tool.

Change detection