What is Confluent?
It is a data streaming platform based on Apache Kafka: a full-scale streaming platform, capable of not only publish-and-subscribe, but also the storage and processing of data within the stream
Confluent is a tool in the Message Queue category of a tech stack.
Who uses Confluent?
19 companies reportedly use Confluent in their tech stacks, including Dixa, Productboard, and Sencrop.
98 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Confluent.
Python, Java, Salesforce Sales Cloud, Kafka Streams, and Microsoft SharePoint are some of the popular tools that integrate with Confluent. Here's a list of all 7 tools that integrate with Confluent.
Pros of Confluent
No hypercloud lock-in
Dashboard for kafka insight
Free for casual use
- High-performance stream data platform
- Manage and organize data from different sources.
Confluent Alternatives & Comparisons
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