Introduction to Event Streaming with Kafka and Kafdrop

Emil Koutanov
Nov 29, 2019 · 25 min read

Event sourcing, eventual consistency, microservices, CQRS. These are quickly becoming household names in mainstream application development. But do you know what makes them tick? What are the basic building blocks required to assemble complex, business-centric applications from fine-grained services without turning the lot into a big ball of mud?