LinkedIn announces open source tool to keep Kafka clusters running

At The Kafka Summit in San Francisco, LinkedIn announced a new load balancing tool called Cruise Control, which has been developed to help keep Kafka clusters up and running. The company developed Kafka, an open source message streaming tool to help make it easier to move massive amounts of data around a network from application to application. It has become so essential today that LinkedIn has dedicated 1800 servers moving over 2 trillion transactions per day through Kafka