AWS platform to send streaming data to. Kent’s is makes it easy to load and analyze streaming data, and also provide the ability for you to build your own custom applications for your business needs.
Core Kinesis Services
Consist of Shards
5 transactions per second for reads, up to a max total data read rate of 2 MB per second and up to 1000 records per second for writes, up to a maximum total data write rate of 1 MB per second (including partition keys)
The data capacity of your stream is a function of the number of shards that you specify for the stream. The total capacity of the stream is the capacities of its shards.
Producers > shard > ec2
Stored by default for 24 hours - up to 7 days retention
Producers > Firehose > S3, Redshift, or ElasticSearch
Producers > SQL Query > S3, Redshift, or ElasticSearch
Know the difference between Kinesis Streams and Kinesis Firehose. You will be given scenario questions and you must choose the most relevant service.