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Kafka Operations

In this document, you will learn how to manage a Apache Kafka® cluster.

Here, we will cover three main topics:

  • Deploying your cluster to production, including best practices and important configuration that should (or should not!) be changed
  • Performing post-deployment logistics, such as a rolling restart or backup of your cluster
  • Monitoring your cluster’s vital statistics, understanding which behaviors are normal and which should be cause for alarm, and interpreting various stats provided by Kafka