How Yelp Leapt to Microservices with More than a Message Queue

How Yelp Leapt to Microservices with More than a Message Queue

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How Yelp Leapt to Microservices with More than a Message Queue

Without seeing what’s wrong with today’s messaging queues, it can be initially confusing to view Apache Kafka as more. By adding additional functionality, true storage, and guarantees it opens opportunities to take full advantage of a publish/subscribe model.

Joined by Yelp’s Justin Cunningham we’ll see how their infrastructure has quickly evolved. Powered by Kafka, Yelp has made the leap to microservices and is seeing the benefits of efficiency and performance.

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Justin Cunningham

Technical Lead, Software Engineer, Yelp

Gehrig Kunz

Technical Product Marketing Manager, Confluent

 

This is part 1 of 3 in the Streaming in Action: Confluent Online Talk series. Check out the other two talks here