The leading distribution of Apache Kafka


Choose between Confluent Open Source or Confluent Enterprise edition. Both are built on the world’s most popular streaming platform, Apache Kafka®.

Confluent Open Source
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Free & Open Source

Confluent Open Source is a tested, complete package around Apache Kafka that includes all the features needed to build a streaming platform.

Apache Kafka
Build in any language
Manage your schema
Connect popular systems
Process with KSQL
Confluent Enterprise
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30-Day Free Trial

Confluent Enterprise includes Confluent Open Source, and adds features that improve scale, performance and reliability in production.

Monitor your deployment
Achieve high availability
Automate resource allocation
Have 24/7 support

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