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How to check the performance of a 5 node(256 gb) kafka cluster?





Thanks for posting the question to cloudera commuinity.


It would be a little too vargue to say how to check the performance. There are two things I'd suggest to do:


1) Benchmark the performance with the built-in load testing tools such as ConsumerPerformance and EndToEndLatecy.


2) Monitor the Kafka performance with the avaiable metrics:


Additionally, you may want to check the cloudera documentations on how to tune kafka broker, consumer and producers for better performance:


Hope above information helps.

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