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Fundamentals of Amazon MSK (Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka)

Posted on October 27, 2022 by

Categories: AWS


The foundations of Amazon MSK are covered in this succinct course, including what the service is, how it operates, and how to set up an Amazon MSK cluster. Additionally, you will be shown how Amazon MSK fits into a functional architecture.

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Clientele aimée

Anyone who wants to learn more about Amazon MSK or to prepare for the AWS Certified Data Analytics – Specialty (DAS-C01) Certification should attend this lecture if they have no prior experience with it.


To get the most out of this course, you should have a fundamental grasp of cloud computing, preferably with experience with Amazon Web Services. Additionally, having a rudimentary understanding of streaming data platforms like Apache Kafka and Amazon Kinesis would be helpful.


Hello, William Meadows is my name. Welcome to this brief presentation on Amazon MSK, in which I will review the service’s foundations and highlight a noteworthy architectural example. Please contact me at if you have any questions concerning anything I covered in this lecture. Alternatively, you may always contact us at Cloud Academy at, and one of our cloud specialists will respond to your query, worry, or opinion.

Who ought to enroll in this course? Both individuals who want to earn the database analytics certification and those who have no clue what Amazon MSK is should take this course.

Aims of education. After viewing this presentation, you will be able to discuss how Amazon MSK falls within the streaming and database analytics categories. You’ll also discover how Amazon MSK and its essential parts work at a high level. Additionally, you can decide on future designs because you know the function that Amazon MSK plays inside your architectural frameworks.

Prerequisites. You should have a fundamental knowledge of cloud computing, particularly with experience with Amazon Web Services. Basic familiarity with streaming data and data systems like Amazon Kinesis and Apache Kafka would be helpful.

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