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From Jun Rao <jun...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Aggregating tomcat, log4j, other logs in realtime
Date Thu, 29 Sep 2011 17:48:36 GMT
Jeremy,

Yes, Kafka will be a good fit for that.

Thanks,

Jun

On Thu, Sep 29, 2011 at 10:12 AM, Jeremy Hanna
<jeremy.hanna1234@gmail.com>wrote:

> We have a number of web servers in ec2 and periodically we just blow them
> away and create new ones.  That makes keeping logs problematic.  We're
> looking for a way to stream the logs from those various sources directly to
> a central log server - either just a single server or hdfs or something like
> that.
>
> My question is whether kafka is a good fit for that or should I be looking
> more along the lines of flume or scribe?
>
> Many thanks.
>
> Jeremy

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