Spring Integration Kafka 1.2 is available, with 0.8.2 support and performance enhancements
We are pleased to announce the release of Spring Integration Kafka 1.2.
This new release provides a couple of major improvements and upgrades over the previous versions:
- Support for Apache Kafka 0.8.2 and using the new Producer API;
- Overhaul of the internal concurrent dispatching with a non-blocking ring buffer implementation based on Project Reactor.
For each of the changes, the goal was to improve the performance of the producer and, respectively, consumer components of Spring Integration Kafka. While we do not have any isolated benchmarks for Spring Integration Kafka proper, the enhancements of the release have contributed to the performance metrics reported in the newly released Spring XD 1.2…