Start Kafka service
The following commands will start a container with Kafka and Zookeeper running on mapped ports 2181 (Zookeeper) and 9092 (Kafka).
docker pull spotify/kafka docker run -d -p 2181:2181 -p 9092:9092 --env ADVERTISED_HOST=kafka --env ADVERTISED_PORT=9092 --name kafka spotify/kafka
ADVERTISTED_HOST was set to
kafka, which will allow other containers to be able to run Producers and Consumers.