I am pleased to announce that Spring Batch 4.2.0.M2 is available now from our milestone repository.
This release adds a new item reader and a new item writer for Apache Kafka:
KafkaItemReadercan read messages from a single partition or multiple partitions of the same topic. This reader stores message offsets in the
ExecutionContextto support restart.
KafkaTemplatefrom the Spring for Apache Kafka project to send messages to a given topic.
I would like to thank Mathieu Ouellet for his amazing contribution in adding support for Apache Kafka in Spring Batch!