Integrate Flume with MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka

Integrate Flume 1.6 with MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka when you want to write Flume source data to a MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka topic or when you want to write MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka topics to a Flume sink.

You can use Flume and MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka for many different use cases; however, here are a few examples:
Write MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka topics to file on the MapR file system
To write MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka topics to the MapR file system, create an agent with a Kafka source and a HDFS sinks.
Write MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka topics to MapR Database
To write MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka topics to MapR Database, create an agent with a Kafka source and a MapR Database sink.
Write data from any supported Flume source to MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka topics
To write data from any supported Flume source to MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka topics, create an agent with the appropriate Flume source type and a Kafka sink or Kafka channel. For example, you can use a syslogs source to turn logs into a MapR stream topic.
Note: Before you integrate Flume with MapR Event Store For Apache Kafka, verify that the Streams Client is installed on all Flume nodes. For more information, see Installing Flume.