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Flume is a distributed and highly available system for massive log aggregation. Users can customize data transmitters in Flume to collect data. Flume can also roughly process the data it receives.

Flume provides the following features:

  • Collects and aggregates event stream data in a distributed approach.
  • Collects log data.
  • Supports dynamic configuration update.
  • Provides the context-based routing function.
  • Supports load balancing and failover.
  • Provides comprehensive scalability.

For details about the Flume architecture and principles, see https://flume.apache.org/releases/1.6.0.html.