Kafka Msg VS REST Calls

Gist (for those who want just the gist) Kafka – Publish & Subscribe (just process the pipeline, will notify once the job is done) REST – Request & Await response (on-demand) Kafka – Publish once – Subscribe n times (by n components). REST – Request once, get the response once. Deal over. Kafka – Data is stored in topic. Seek back & forth (offsets) […]