Pure Python client for Apache Kafka
This is quixey’s fork of the kafka-python library.
The official kafka-python library can be found here -https://pypi.python.org/pypi/kafka-python/0.9.0
This module provides low-level protocol support for Apache Kafka as well as high-level consumer and producer classes. Request batching is supported by the protocol as well as broker-aware request routing. Gzip and Snappy compression is also supported for message sets.