Running Kafka on kubernetes for local development

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  • kafka-local-kubernetes

    Local single kafka instance + schema registry + zookeeper to be used as local development.

    You can get the full source from Github repo where you will find the files and Quick Start for both aforementioned approaches. To clone the repo git clone [email protected]:mmaia/kafka-local-kubernetes.git.

  • kubernetes

    Production-Grade Container Scheduling and Management

    In this post I will cover the steps to run Kafka locally on your development machine using Kubernetes. Usually I go with docker-compose for that as it is simpler to get it going but due to the omnipresence of Kubernetes these days in companies I decided to also port my local Confluent Kafka setup to run on Kubernetes for practicing and getting closer to production environments where my application will most likely also run on Kubernetes.

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  • kind

    Kubernetes IN Docker - local clusters for testing Kubernetes

    In the past couple of days I came up with two local setups running Kafka, Schema-registry and Zookeeper on local development machine with Kubernetes using Kind, in this first post I will cover a setup using Persistent Volumes and Persistent Volume Claims and in the next one I will cover using Storage classes.

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