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The DataStax Kafka Connector

Synchronize records from a Kafka topic with table rows in Apache Cassandra, DataStax Enterprise and DataStax Astra.

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DataStax Apache Kafka™ Connector is installed in the Kafka Connect framework, and synchronizes records from a Kafka topic with table rows in Apache Cassandra, DataStax Enterprise and DataStax Astra.

In this scenario, we will learn how to:

  • Create a Kafka topic
  • Configure and start a Kafka Connect Worker
  • Download and configure the DataStax Kafka Connector
  • Push data from the topic in Kafka to a Cassandra instance

Time to Complete

15 minutes

Difficulty

Beginner

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