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From Gwen Shapira <gshap...@cloudera.com>
Subject Re: Origin of product name Kafka
Date Tue, 07 Jul 2015 02:25:10 GMT
Nice :)

I always thought its a reference to the Kafkaesque process of building
data pipelines in a large organization :)

On Mon, Jul 6, 2015 at 6:52 PM, luo.fucong <bayinamine@gmail.com> wrote:
> I just found the answer in Quora:
>
> http://www.quora.com/What-is-the-relation-between-Kafka-the-writer-and-Apache-Kafka-the-distributed-messaging-system
>
>> 在 2015年7月6日,下午8:30,Jakob.Vollenweider@bkw.ch 写道:
>>
>> Hi Admin,
>>
>> I'm just wondering from where the product name Kafka originated, particularly since
the general groove in Kafka's famous novels is often marked by a senseless, disorienting,
often menacing complexity.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Jakob
>>
>>
>

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