Kafka supports more partitions per cluster in v1.1.0

There have been some changes in Kafka version 1.1.0 to improve the number of partitions supported in a Kafka cluster. The time for a controlled shutdown has been reduced from 6.5 minutes to just 3 seconds. Find here the details that made that improvement possible!

Kafka Summit SF18 - Keynote links

Kafka Summit SF18 conference is starting this Tuesday 16th of October. Watch the live stream to follow keynotes from both days. Day 1: https://kafkasumm.it/sf18-day1 Day 2: https://kafkasumm.it/sf18-day2 More information about the conference can be found here.