The Stream service ingests, routes, and delivers high volumes of low-latency data such as web clicks, transactions, sensor data, work objects, data pages, and customer interaction history. As a resiliency mechanism for operations, the same data is replicated to other nodes in the cluster.
The Stream service is built on the Apache Kafka platform. To better understand Kafka-related terminology, see the Apache Kafka documentation.
To successfully deploy and operate the Stream service, follow the guidelines provided in these topics: