Posted On: Sep 29, 2020
With v2.0.0 of the Apache Flink Kinesis Data Firehose Producer, Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics now enables Apache Flink applications to send data directly to Amazon Kinesis Data Firehose. The new version adds support for the Amazon Identity and Access Management (IAM) Assume Role credentials provider, includes bug fixes, and updates the Amazon SDK and other dependencies.
Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics provides an easy way to transform and analyze streaming data in real time with Apache Flink. Apache Flink is an open source framework and engine for processing data streams. Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics reduces the complexity of building and managing Apache Flink applications. Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics for Apache Flink integrates with Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka (Amazon MSK), Amazon Kinesis Data Streams, Amazon Elasticsearch Service, Amazon DynamoDB streams, Amazon S3, custom integrations, and more using built-in connectors. You can learn about Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics for Apache Flink and for SQL here and here.