Export from SharePoint to Kafka
CloudQuery is an open-source data integration platform that allows you to export data from any source to any destination.
The CloudQuery SharePoint plugin allows you to sync data from SharePoint to any destination, including Kafka. It's free, open source, requires no account, and takes only minutes to get started.
Ready? Let's dive right in!
Step 1. Install the CloudQuery CLI
The CloudQuery CLI is a command-line tool that runs the sync. It supports MacOS, Linux and Windows.
brew install cloudquery/tap/cloudquery
Step 2. Configure the SharePoint source plugin
Create a configuration file for the SharePoint plugin and set up authentication.
SharePoint is a community plugin, which means that it is maintained by the CloudQuery community. Create a file called
sharepoint.yaml, then copy the example and follow the instructions in the SharePoint Plugin Documentation ↗ to fit your needs.
Step 3. Configure the Kafka destination plugin
Create a configuration file for the Kafka plugin and set up authentication.
Create a file called
kafka.yaml and add the following contents:
Fine-tune this configuration to match your needs. For more information, see the Kafka Plugin ↗ page in the docs.
Step 4. Start the Sync
Run the following command in your terminal to start the sync
And away we go! 🚀 The sync will run until completion, fetching all selected tables from SharePoint. Any errors will be logged to a file called
Now that you've seen the basics of syncing SharePoint to Kafka, you should know that there's a lot more you can do. Check out the CloudQuery Documentation, Source Code and How-to Guides for more details.