Performance Evaluation of Apache Zookeeper Services in Distributed Systems

  • Renato ToasaEmail author
  • Clay AldasEmail author
  • Pablo RecaldeEmail author
  • Rosario CoralEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 918)


Zookeeper was designed to be a robust service, it exposes a simple API, inspired by the filesystem API, that allows to implement common coordination tasks, such as electing a master server, consensus, managing group membership and managing metadata. This work makes a basic implementation and evaluation of Zookeeper and simulation with some of the services offered to evaluate them and discover how distributed applications can benefit. Obtaining as a result that Zookeeper offers a stable, simple and high performance coordination service that provides the necessary tools to manage distributed applications without worrying about the loss of information.


Zookeeper Coordination Consensus Leader election 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Departamento de Ciencias de la IngenieríaUniversidad Tecnológica IsraelQuitoEcuador
  2. 2.Universidad Técnica de AmbatoAmbatoEcuador

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