MongoDB Kafka Connector¶
Apache Kafka is a distributed streaming platform that implements a publish-subscribe pattern to offer streams of data with a durable and scalable framework.
The Apache Kafka Connect API is an interface that simplifies integration of a data system, such as a database or distributed cache, with a new data source or a data sink.
The MongoDB Kafka connector is a Confluent-verified connector that persists data from Kafka topics as a data sink into MongoDB as well as publishes changes from MongoDB into Kafka topics as a data source. This guide provides information on available configuration options and examples to help you complete your implementation.
This guide is divided into the following topics: