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Fully Managed Apache Kafka on Azure

Build real-time, event-driven services and applications with a scalable, resilient, and secure data streaming solution created by the founders of Apache Kafka. Start today with $400 of free usage for 30 days, and pay as you go.


Why Confluent Cloud on Azure Marketplace?

Access Confluent Cloud with Azure Active Directory for SSO and integrated Azure billing when you subscribe through the Azure Marketplace. Confluent lets you focus more on building apps and less on managing clusters. Our solution sets your data in motion by maximizing real-time data-driven innovation and accelerates app development while reducing TCO. Available through the Azure Marketplace, Confluent Cloud offers 130+ managed connectors so that you can build real-time, event-driven applications.

With Confluent Cloud on Azure, you can:


Confluent and Azure Integration

Confluent’s cloud-native, fully managed data streaming service is the intelligent connective tissue that enables real-time data from multiple sources to stream across your organization. With 10x the scalability, storage, and resilience of open-source Apache Kafka, Confluent ensures your data is delivered to the right place, in the right format, at the right time to help your teams innovate faster, be more productive, and accelerate real-time initiatives.

Seamlessly integrate on-prem and multi-cloud data with Confluent and services like Azure Synapse, CosmosDB, and Data Lake Gen 2 storage, as well as technology partners on Azure such as Snowflake, Elastic, and MongoDB. Combining Confluent with these essential services delivers real-time data processing and fuels cutting-edge analytics and applications.

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Case Study

NEW - Michelin Fuels Real-Time Inventory Management at Scale with Confluent

Learn how Michelin reduced operational costs 35% by powering Kafka with Confluent Cloud.

Case Study

Revving Up IoT Use Cases with Real-Time Hybrid Cloud Data Architecture

See how BMW Group makes Apache Kafka deployments enterprise- ready, creating a central hub for real-time data streaming and data flows across their global organization.

Case Study

Bosch Power Tools Steams IoT Data with Confluent Cloud

Learn how Bosch Power Tools built a novel, event-based software solution for lean construction site management.


NEW - Modernize Your Data Estate with Confluent’s Data Streaming Platform

Discover how modernizing your data estate with Confluent and Azure can help accelerate application development times by 75% and lower management costs by 60%.

Solution Brief

Streaming Data Pipelines: Build Using Real-Time Data with Confluent + Azure Cosmos DB

Build streaming data pipelines that connect, process, and govern business-critical data for Azure Cosmos DB.


Modernize your Database with Confluent and Azure Cosmos DB

Learn how to connect on-premises and multi-cloud data to Azure Cosmos DB, process that data in a stream before it reaches Azure Cosmos DB, and connect your Azure Cosmos DB data to any application.


Confluent wins the 2022 Microsoft Commercial Marketplace Partner of the Year Award

Read about how Confluent Cloud on Azure enables companies to set data in motion and power real-time analytics applications.