Kafka™ is an open-source distributed event streaming platform used by thousands of companies for high-performance data pipelines, streaming analytics, data integration, and mission-critical applications.
|Latest version||2.7.0||Current Version(s)||2.7.0||Customer support||Live chat/ Ticket|
|License type||Apache License 2.0||First release date||Jan, 2011||Latest release date||Dec 19, 2020|
|Product category||Message Queue||Managed by us||Yes||Open source||Yes|
|Platforms||Linux, Unix-like, OS X, Windows|
Kafka™ is capable of handling a high volume of data streams with a low latency.
Process streams of events with joins, aggregations, filters, transformations, and more, using event-time and exactly-once processing.
Streams of data are stored safely in a distributed, durable,fault-tolerant manner, helping protect against server failure.
Kafka™ supports mission-critical use cases with guaranteed ordering, zero message loss, and efficient exactly-once processing.
You can process event streams in a vast array of popular programming languages such as Go, Python, C/C++.
You can get support from its rich online resources including documentation, online training, tutorials, videos.