Does Kafka really preserve ordering in a partition?

It’s a general belief that Kafka guarantees the ordering within a partition. Same is claimed in official Kafka documentation. Below are the excerpts from Kafka documentation. Topics are partitioned, meaning a topic is spread over a number of “buckets” located on different Kafka brokers. This distributed placement of your data is very important for scalability becauseContinue reading “Does Kafka really preserve ordering in a partition?”

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