The course helps you to master the components of Kafka including its architecture, installation, interfaces, and configuration. It includes basics of ZooKeeper and imparts the knowledge to use Kafka for real-time messaging. The course is best-suited for big data developers, IT developers, and analytics professional.
Ronald van Loon
Top 10 Big Data & Data Science Influencer, Director - Adversitement
Named by Onalytica as one of the three most influential people in Big Data, Ronald is also an author for a number of leading Big Data and Data Science websites, including Datafloq, Data Science Central, and The Guardian, and he regularly speaks at renowned events.
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What is this course all about?
Apache Kafka is an open source Apache project. It is a high-performance real-time messaging system that can process millions of messages per second. It provides a distributed and partitioned messaging system and is highly fault tolerant.
The Apache Kafka course offered by Simplilearn takes participants through the Kafka architecture, installation, interfaces and configuration. The participants are also trained in the fundamental concepts of Big Data in this course.
Why is the course most sought-after?
Apache Kafka course is popularly used in many companies across the world. The training in Apache Kafka is most sought-after for the following reasons:
Apache Kafka is the preferred messaging platform for processing big data in real-time and fast processing of real-time message feeds.
Kafka was initially developed at LinkedIn to process millions of messages per second and later became a part of Apache open source projects. It is a highly scalable and fault-tolerant messaging system with peta-byte scale message processing in real-time
The Apache Kafka professionals can demonstrate their expertise in the fast-growing big data industry
Trained Apache Kafka professionals are experienced in tools used to process huge amounts of data which will help them to take their organization towards big data analytics
What learning benefits do you get from Simplilearn’s training?
Apache Kafka is one among the top ten fastest growing, in-demand technical skills. This course is designed to meet this demand and train professionals in Apache Kafka. By the end of Simplilearn’s training in Apache Kafka, participants will be able to:
Describe the importance of big data
Describe the fundamental concepts of Kafka
Describe the architecture of Kafka
Explain how to install and configure Kafka
Explain how to use Kafka for real-time messaging
What are the career benefits of this course?
The Apache Kafka certification helps IT professionals add weight to their profile, and typically earn more compared to their non-certified peers. The certified professionals can look for career paths such as Senior Software Professional, IT Consultants, Lead Software Professionals and Big Data professionals.
The value of Apache Kafka has increased sharply in the recent years and this certification is fast becoming an entry requirement for a majority of IT-based roles. According to a Dataquest survey, Apache Kafka figures among the top 10 highest paying IT jobs of 2015 with a salary of $134,950. (http://www.dqindia.com/top-ten-highest-it-paying-jobs-of-2015/).
Who should do this course?
Following are the applicable careers for the Apache Kafka course:
Professionals aspiring for a career in big data
Analytics professionals, research professionals, IT Developers, Testers, and Project Managers