Write Kafka Topic (Kafka Connector)
SynopsisThis operator sends all examples of an ExampleSet as messages to a Kafka topic.
It can either send all examples directly after each other, or can wait a specified amount of time between each message. The examples can be either written as a plain string or as a JSON formatted message.
- connection (Connection)
The connection to the Kafka server, to where the messages are send.
- example set (Data Table)
The input ExampleSet which should be pushed to the Kafka topic
- out (Data Table)
The unchanged ExampleSet is passed through.
The name of the Kafka topic to which should be send.Range:
Try to retrieve a list of available topics from server.Range:
Should all messages be send directly? If true, each example will still be send as an individual message, but directly after each other. If false there will be a delay specified by the message interval parameter.Range:
Delay between the sending of each example in milliseconds.Range:
The format of the message send. It will be either a JSON format string with the attribute names and values or a simple string that only contains the attribute values.Range:
If the message format is a single string, this is the separator between the attributes.Range:
Simple Write Kafka Topic
In this tutorial process the usage of the Write Kafka Topic operator is demonstrated.