Everything you wanted to know about CDC

In this webinar, Vicky Bukta, Sr. Product Manager at Tabular and former Data Engineering Manager at Shopify, will cover the following topics:

In this webinar, Vicky Bukta, Sr. Product Manager at Tabular and former Data Engineering Manager at Shopify, will cover the following topics:

  • CDC basics: how are changes tracked by a database, what’s in a binlog and why do I care, and how do I get this change event data out?  She’ll use the open source Debezium tool as an example. 
  • Dimensions and tradeoffs: how do I balance the oft-competing priorities of latency, transactional consistency, cost, and life-cycle maintenance. How do different CDC pipeline methods compare on these dimensions?
  • Opinionated architecture: Vicky will make recommendations on how to architect pipelines to meet various use case requirements, addressing issues like copy of write vs. merge on read,  eventual vs. strong consistency and in what situations striving for real-time delivery is worth it.