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Modern, Omnichannel Retail Experiences with Kafka

To succeed, retailers must unify data scattered across point-of-sale, e-commerce, ERP, and other systems. Without integrating all of this data in motion—and making it available to applications in real time—it’s almost impossible to deliver a fully connected omnichannel customer experience.

White Paper

Accelerate Cloud Migrations with Apache Kafka®

Learn why organizations are considering Apache Kafka to streamline cloud migrations.

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Kafka Serialization and Deserialization (SerDes) Examples

Dive into full Kafka examples, with connector configurations and Kafka Streams code, that demonstrate different data formats and SerDes combinations for building event streaming pipelines.

eBook

The Key to Mastering Kafka Streams and ksqlDB

We live in a world of exponential data growth, and businesses are increasingly built around events - the real-time data in a company.

White Paper

The Ultimate Guide to Understanding Event-Driven Microservices Architecture

Learn how Apache Kafka, Confluent, and event-driven microservices ensure real-time communication and event streaming for modernized deployment, testing, and continuous delivery.

eBook

Experience a 10x Better Way to Triumph Over Kafka Challenges

Download the “Kafka In the Cloud: Why It’s 10x Better With Confluent” ebook to take a deep dive into how Confluent harnessed the power of the cloud to build a data streaming platform that’s 10x better than Apache Kafka, so you can leave your Kafka management woes behind.

White Paper

Good Teams Manage Kafka®. Efficient Teams Use Confluent.

This white paper unpacks the true costs of open source Kafka and MSK and demonstrates the value you can realize using Confluent.

eBook

How Confluent Completes Apache Kafka®

Apache Kafka is the foundation of modern data architectures, but the open-source technology alone doesn’t offer everything enterprises need. Confluent offers a complete and secure enterprise-grade distribution of Kafka and makes it available everywhere your apps and data reside.

White Paper

10 Ways Confluent Drives Transformation in Financial Firms

This whitepaper describes some of the financial businesses that rely on Confluent and the game-changing business outcomes that can be realized by using data streaming technology

Brief

IDC Tech Brief: Why Real-Time Streaming Technology Is Critical to Innovation and Gaining a Competitive Advantage

In this IDC Tech Brief, we share our research on streaming data platforms, and the advantages they’re bringing for innovation, improved operational efficiency, ROI, and more.

Datasheet

Why you need Confluent

An overview of Confluent’s Core Product Pillars.

White Paper

Top 6 Reasons to Modernize Legacy Messaging Infrastructure

Learn the challenges of traditional messaging middleware, hindering innovation, low fault tolerance at scale, ephemeral persistence liming data usage for analytics, and soaring technical debt and operational costs.

Brief

Ventana Report: Confluent Addresses Data Governance for Data in Motion

This Ventana Research Analyst Perspective explains why organizations have to manage and govern data streaming projects alongside data at rest.

eBook

Practical Data Mesh: Building Decentralized Data Architectures with Event Streams

Why an event-driven data mesh built on Apache Kafka provides the best way to access important business data and unify the operational and analytical planes.

eBook

Designing Event-Driven Systems

Learn how service-based architectures and stream processing tools such as Apache Kafka can help you build business-critical systems.

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10x Banking Infographic

Modern customers crave personalization. How do banks deliver on it? By leveraging real-time data—enabled by data streaming platforms—to unlock powerful customer experiences.

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Sainsbury’s Infographic

How Sainsbury’s is revolutionizing its supply chain with real time data streaming from Confluent.

Datasheet

Moving at the Speed of the Mission with Data Fabric

As the DoD presses forward with Joint All-Domain Command and Control (JADC2) programs and architectures the Air Force is working to stand up technology centers that will not only allow for the sharing of data but for the sharing of data in motion.

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Data Streaming 101 Infographic

The modern world is defined by speed. Grocery delivery, rideshare apps, and payments for just about anything can happen instantly using a mobile device and its apps. Every action of every consumer creates data, and businesses must make sense of it quickly to take advantage in real time.

White Paper

The Cloud-Native Chasm: Lessons Learned from Reinventing Apache Kafka as a Cloud-Native, Online Service

Differentiating cloud-native, cloud, and cloud services, and lessons learned building a fully managed, elastic, cloud-native Apache Kafka.

eBook

How Businesses Succeed With Real-Time Data Streaming: 5 Use Cases

In this ebook, you’ll get a look at five of the common use cases when getting started with data streaming, with real-world customer examples and insights into how your organization can make the leap.

White Paper

Optimize your SIEM to Build Tomorrow’s Cyber Defense with Confluent

Optimize your SIEM to Build Tomorrow’s Cyber Defense with Confluent

White Paper

Confluent E2E Encryption Accelerator

To learn more about the E2E Encryption Accelerator and how it may be used to address your data protection requirements, download the Confluent E2E Encryption Accelerator white paper.

eBook

Running Apache Kafka® in 2022: A Cloud-Native Service

In 2022, if you want to deliver high-value projects that drive competitive advantage or business differentiation quickly, your best people can’t be stuck in the day-to-day management of Kafka, and your budget is better spent on your core business. By now you know, the answer is cloud.

White Paper

Stateful Serverless Architectures with ksqlDB and AWS Lambda

Introduction to serverless, how it works, and the benefits stateful serverless architectures provide when paired with data streaming technologies.

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Hybrid and Multicloud Reference Architecture

To learn more about how you can implement a real-time data platform that connects all parts of your global business, download this free Confluent hybrid and multicloud reference architecture.

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Use Data Insights to Build Resiliency in the Face of Complexity

Check out IDC’s findings on why & how building resiliency matters in the face of near-constant disruption. To build resiliency, businesses should focus on one key area: their data.

Find out more in IDC’s From Data at Rest to Data in Motion: A Shift to Continuous Delivery of Value.

eBook

Why you need data streaming for hybrid and multicloud data architectures

This eBook will explain how you can modernize your data architecture with a real-time, global data plane that eliminates the need for point-to-point connections and makes your data architecture simpler, faster, more resilient, and more cost effective.

Report

IDC Market Note: Not Just Messaging: Confluent Points the Way to a More Comprehensive Approach to Kafka and Streaming Data Platforms

This IDC Market Note discusses the main takeaways from the 2022 Kafka Summit in London, hosted by Confluent.

eBook

From monoliths to microservices: building event-driven systems

The secret to modernizing monoliths and scaling microservices across your organization? An event-driven architecture.

eBook

Set Your Data in Motion with Apache Kafka using Confluent on AWS

The companies most successful in meeting the demanding expectations of today’s customers are running on top of a constant supply of real-time event streams and continuous real-time processing. If you aspire to join the ranks of those capitalizing on data in motion, this is the place to start.

White Paper

Autonomous Networks and Data In Motion

Download this white paper to read how Confluent can power the infrastructure necessary to run Autonomous Networks.

eBook

Set Your Data in Motion with Confluent and Apache Kafka®

The companies most successful in meeting the demanding expectations of today’s customers are running on top of a constant supply of real-time event streams and continuous real-time processing. If you aspire to join the ranks of those capitalizing on data in motion, this is the place to start.

eBook

Kafka: The Definitive Guide v2

Confluent is happy to announce that we will be providing new early release chapters of Kafka: The Definitive Guide v2 every month until the completion of the new e-book in Summer 2021.

White Paper

Comparing Confluent with Traditional Messaging Middleware

In this paper, we explore some of the fundamental concepts of Apache Kafka, the foundation of Confluent Platform, and compare it to traditional message-oriented middleware.

eBook

Recognizing the Full Value of Event Streaming: Beyond Messaging to Meaning

This ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES® (EMA™) eBook will show how, with fully managed cloud-based event streaming, executives, managers, and individual contributors gain access to real-time intelligence and the enterprise will achieve unprecedented momentum and material gain.

eBook

Real-Time Analytics: Best Practices and Use Cases for Deploying Apache Kafka on AWS with Confluent

In this eBook from Confluent and AWS, discover when and how to deploy Apache Kafka on your enterprise to harness your data, respond in real-time, and make faster, more informed decisions.

White Paper

From IoT to Effective Analytics— The Full Journey

From data collection at scale to data processing in the Cloud or at the Edge—IoT architectures and data can provide enormous advantages through useful business and operational insights.

eBook

Harness Data in Motion Within a Hybrid and Multi-cloud Architecture

Explore new ways that your organization can thrive with a data-in-motion approach by downloading the new e-book, Harness Data in Motion Within a Hybrid and Multicloud Architecture.

White Paper

Technology Leadership Enabling Digital Transformation in the Home Mortgage Industry

Confluent is pioneering a new category of data infrastructure focused on data in motion, designed to be the intelligent connective tissue enabling real-time data, from multiple sources, to constantly and securely stream across any organization.

White Paper

Build an Integrated Trading Ecosystem with Data in Motion

Confluent’s platform for data in motion unifies silos and sets data in motion across an organization. Learn how this empowers developers to build the kinds of real-time applications that make their organizations more competitive and more efficient.

eBook

Confluent and Qlik® Fast-Track Business Insights with Data in Motion

Discover how to fuel Kafka-enabled analytics use cases—including real-time customer predictions, supply chain optimization, and operational reporting—with a real-time flow of data.

White Paper

Measuring the Cost-Effectiveness of Confluent Platform

Confluent Platform completes Kafka with a set of enterprise-grade features and services. Confluent Platform can reduce your Kafka TCO by up to 40% and accelerate your time to value for new data in motion use cases by 6+ months. Learn how Confluent Platform drives these outcomes for our customers.

eBook

The Ongoing Disruption of Retail: A Shift to Data in Motion

Every one of your customer touch points, from an actual purchase to a marketing engagement, creates data streams and opportunities to trigger automations in real time.

White Paper

Transforming Financial Services to Meet the New Wave of Digital Adoption

For financial services companies, digital technologies can solve business problems, drastically improve traditional processes, modernize middleware and front-end infrastructure, improve operational efficiency, and most importantly, better serve customers.

eBook

Build a Foundation for Tomorrow’s Financial Services

Banks and financial institutions are looking toward a future in which most business is transacted digitally. They’re adding new, always-on digital services, using artificial intelligence (AI) to power a new class of real-time applications, and automating back-office processes.

eBook

The Ongoing Disruption of Banking: The Shift to Data in Motion

Banking customers today demand personalized service and expect real-time insight into their accounts from any device—and not just during “business hours.” Financial institutions trying to meet those expectations have intense competition from each other as well as fintech startups...

White Paper

Confluent Platform Reference Architecture

Learn about the components of Confluent Enterprise, key considerations for production deployments, and guidelines for selecting hardware or deployment with different cloud providers.

White Paper

Building Stream Processing Applications with Confluent

Download this whitepaper to learn about ksqlDB, one of the most critical components of Confluent, that enables you to build complete stream processing applications with just a few simple SQL queries.

White Paper

Best Practices for Apache Kafka® – 5 Tips Every Developer Should Know

In this white paper, you’ll learn about five Kafka elements that deserve closer attention, either because they significantly improve upon the behavior of their predecessors, because they are easy to overlook or to make assumptions about, or simply because they are extremely useful.

White Paper

Consistency and Completeness: Rethinking Distributed Stream Processing in Apache Kafka®

This paper presents Apache Kafka’s core design for stream processing, which relies on its persistent log architecture as the storage and inter-processor communication layers to achieve correctness guarantees.

eBook

I Heart Logs

Jay Kreps, CEO of Confluent and co-creator of Apache Kafka, shows how logs work in distributed systems, and provides practical applications of these concepts.

White Paper

Confluent and Istio Service Mesh

This white paper explores the potential benefits and relevance of deploying Confluent with the Istio service mesh.

White Paper

Recommendations for Deploying Apache Kafka® on Kubernetes

Learn Kubernetes terms, concepts and considerations, as well as best practices for deploying Apache Kafka on Kubernetes.

White Paper

Confluent Platform Reference Architecture for Kubernetes

The reference architecture provides a detailed architecture for deploying Confluent Platform on Kubernetes and uses the Helm Charts for Confluent Platform as a reference to illustrate configuration and deployment practices.

White Paper

Recommendations for Developers using Confluent Cloud

In this white paper, we offer recommendations and best practices for designing data architectures that will work well with Confluent Cloud.

White Paper

Optimizing Your Apache Kafka® Deployment

This whitepaper discusses how to optimize your Apache Kafka deployment for various services goals including throughput, latency, durability and availability. It is intended for Kafka administrators and developers planning to deploy Kafka in production.

White Paper

Disaster Recovery for Multi-Datacenter Apache Kafka Deployments

A practical guide to configuring multiple Apache Kafka clusters so that if a disaster scenario strikes, you have a plan for failover, failback, and ultimately successful recovery.

White Paper

Benchmark Your Dedicated Apache Kafka® Cluster on Confluent Cloud

This white paper reports the results of benchmarks we ran on a 2-CKU multi-zone dedicated cluster and shows the ability of a CKU to deliver the stated client bandwidth on AWS, GCP, and Azure clouds.

eBook

5 Steps to Event Streaming: The Pivot from Projects to a Platform

In this ebook, you’ll learn about the profound strategic potential in an event streaming platform for enterprise businesses of many kinds. The types of business challenges event streaming is capable of addressing include driving better customer experience, reducing costs, mitigating risk, and providing a single source of truth across the business. It can be a game changer.

eBook

Apache Kafka Transaction Data Streaming for Dummies

Learn how CDC (Change Data Capture) captures database transactions for ingest into Confluent Platform to enable real-time data pipelines.

White Paper

Event Streaming at the Core of Industry 4.0

If you’re a leader in a business that could or does benefit from automation, IoT, and real-time data, don’t miss this white paper. The lifeblood of Industry 4.0 is streaming data, which is where event streaming comes in: the real-time capture, processing, and management of all your data in order to drive transformative technology initiatives.

Brief

Enabling Operational Data Flows with NoSQL - Couchbase and Confluent

This brief describes how to enable operational data flows with NoSQL and Kafka, in partnership with Couchbase and Confluent.

White Paper

10 Principles for Streaming Services

This paper provides 10 principles for streaming services, a list of items to be mindful of when designing and building a microservices system

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The IDC Perspective on Confluent Platform 6.0

The IDC Perspective on Confluent Platform 6.0 is here, and in it, you can read IDC’s lens on the importance of event streaming to enterprise companies today.

White Paper

An IDC Spotlight on Modern Data Management: Real Time and Software-Defined

We used to talk about the world’s collective data in terms of terabytes. Now, according to IDC’s latest Global Datasphere, we talk in terms of zettabtytes: 138Z of new data will be created in 2024—and 24% of it will be real-time data. How important is real-time streaming data to enterprise organizations? If they want to respond at the speed of business, it’s crucial. In this digital economy, having a competitive advantage requires using data to support quicker decision-making, streamlined operations, and optimized customer experiences. Those things all come from data.

White Paper

Deploying Confluent Enterprise on Microsoft Azure

This white paper outlines the integration of Confluent Enterprise with the Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform.

Brief

Modernize data architectures - MongoDB and Kafka

This brief describes a modern data architecture with Kafka and MongoDB

Report

2018 Apache Kafka® Report

The survey of the Apache Kafka community shows how and why companies are adopting streaming platforms to build event-driven architectures.

Brief

Streaming Analytics Platform - Altair and Confluent

This brief describes a comprehensive streaming analytics platform for visualizing real-time data with Altiar Panopticon and Confluent Platform.

White Paper

Confluent Verification Guide

This paper will guide developers who want to build an integration or connector and outlines the criteria used for Confluent to verify the integration.

White Paper

Top 3 Streaming Use Cases for Real Time Streams in Financial Services Architectures

Read this white paper to learn about the common use cases Confluent is seeing amongst its financial services customers.

Case Study

Leading Online Delivery Service Increases Messaging Layer Throughput with Event Streaming and Confluent Cloud

Confluent Cloud enabled the company to get started quickly, minimize operational overhead, and reduce engineering effort.

eBook

Making Sense of Stream Processing

In this book, O’Reilly author Martin Kleppmann shows you how stream processing can make your data processing systems more flexible and less complex.

White Paper

Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) for Kafka Connect

Ensure that only authorized clients have appropriate access to system resources by using RBAC with Kafka Connect.

Datasheet

Confluent Cloud Datasheet

Confluent Cloud is the industry's only cloud-native, fully managed event streaming platform powered by Apache Kafka.

White Paper

Partner Development Guide for Kafka Connect

Best practices for developing a connector using Kafka Connect APIs.

Brief

Real-time Data Integration into Kafka - HVR and Confluent

This brief describes a solution for data integration and replication in real time and continuously into Kafka, in partnership with HVR and Confluent.

Case Study

Alight Solutions Increases the Pace of Digital Deliveries with a Unified Data Platform

Alight Solutions, recently embarked on an initiative to align the company’s internal organization with its next-generation digital strategy.

White Paper

Monitoring Your Apache Kafka® Deployment End-to-End

In this white paper, you will learn how you can monitor your Apache Kafka deployments like a pro, the 7 common questions you'll need to answer, what requirements to look for in a monitoring solution and key advantages of the Confluent Control Center.

Brief

Accelerate Insights with Real-Time Event Streaming with Qlik and Confluent

This brief describes a solution to efficiently prepare data streams for Kafka and Confluent with Qlik Data Integration for CDC Streaming.

White Paper

Reference Architecture: Confluent and MongoDB

This reference architecture documents the MongoDB and Confluent integration including detailed tutorials for getting started with the integration, guidelines for deployment, and unique considerations to keep in mind when working with these two technologies.

Report

Connecting the Dots: Getting Maximum Value From Data

Responsive, relevant, timely, insightful. Agencies are asking a lot of their data these days and treating it as a strategic asset. It’s a big job and a big change for agencies, which have been dealing with disconnected data silos, legacy applications and practices, and under-resourced data operations for decades. Making that shift from data as a passive to an active asset takes some work, but it pays off. In this report, you’ll learn how to use event streaming to process, store, analyze and act on both historical and real-time data in one place. You'll also explore: Data access and management challenges agencies are facing and how to address them. How the CDC tracked COVID test events to maximize value from COVID testing. Best practices on data analysis and productivity.

Datasheet

Confluent Operations Training for Apache Kafka

In this three-day hands-on course, you will learn how to build, manage, and monitor clusters using industry best-practices developed by the world’s foremost Apache Kafka experts.

eBook

The Ongoing Disruption of Insurance: A Shift to Real-Time Streaming Data

Most insurance companies today are somewhere along the spectrum of digital transformation, finding new ways to use data while staying within the confines of strict regulatory complexity and capital requirements. But only a few insurtech leaders and innovative startups have really tapped into real-time streaming data as the architecture behind these efforts. In this free ebook, learn about three pivotal insurance business uses for event streaming: reducing operating costs with automated digital experiences, personalizing the customer experience, and mitigating risks with real-time fraud and security analytics.

eBook

Insuring the Future Through Data

To succeed, insurance companies must unify data from all their channels that may be scattered across multiple legacy systems as well as new digital applications. Without the ability to access and combine all this data in real time, delivering a truly modern insurance experience while assessing fast-changing risks can be an uphill battle. Our eBook explains how event streaming, an emerging technology for analyzing event data in real time, can help insurers compete with their insuretech peers. You will learn how combining event streaming from Apache Kafka® and Confluent with Google Cloud can help you.

White Paper

Real Time is Happening: Discover How Data Streaming Can Revolutionize Your Business

Businesses are discovering that they can create new business opportunities as well as make their existing operations more efficient using real-time data at scale. Learn how real-time data streams is revolutionizing your business.

Report

2017 Apache Kafka® Report

This survey focuses on why and how companies are using Apache Kafka and streaming data and the impact it has on their business.

Brief

Event-driven business: How to handle the flow of event data

Get key research stats on why CIOs are turning to streaming data for a competitive advantage.

Brief

Event driven enterprise architecture - DataStax and Confluent

This brief describes a modern datacenter to manage the velocity and variety of data with an event driven enterprise architecture with DataStax and Confluentj

eBook

Organizing for Enterprise Event Streaming: The New Central Nervous System of Business

In this ebook, you’ll learn about the adoption curve of event streaming and how to gain momentum and effect change within your organization. Learn how to wield event streaming to convert your enterprise to a real-time digital business, responsive to customers and able to create business outcomes in ways never before possible.

White Paper

Microservices in the Apache Kafka® Ecosystem

This white paper provides a brief overview of how microservices can be built in the Apache Kafka ecosystem.

eBook

Kafka: The Definitive Guide

Learn how to take full advantage of Apache Kafka®, the distributed, publish-subscribe queue for handling real-time data feeds.

White Paper

Reference Architecture: Confluent and Snowflake

This document provides an overview of Confluent and Snowflake’s integration, a detailed tutorial for getting started with the integration, and unique considerations to keep in mind when working with these two technologies.

White Paper

Streams and Tables: Two Sides of the Same Coin

In this paper, we introduce the Dual Streaming Model. The model presents the result of an operator as a stream of successive updates, which induces a duality of results and streams.

Datasheet

Confluent Developer Training: Building Kafka Solutions

In this three-day hands-on course you will learn how to build an application that can publish data to, and subscribe to data from, an Apache Kafka cluster.

Brief

Event Streaming and Graph Databases - Neo4j and Confluent

This brief describes a solution with Neo4js graph database and Confluent Platform.

Case Study

Building Real-time Retail & Supply Chain IoT Platforms with Confluent Cloud

With its ViZixⓇ item chain management platform, Mojix is helping major retailers store, analyze and act on inventory data collected from IoT sensor streams in real time.

Brief

High-throughput Low-latency NoSQL solution - Scylla and Confluent

This brief describes a solution for real-time data streaming with ScyllaDB's NoSQL database paired with Confluent Platform.

Brief

Government’s Data Platform for Modern Applications

The Confluent event-streaming platform enables government organizations to unlock and repurpose their existing data for countless modern applications and use cases.

White Paper

Confluent Cloud Security Controls

Confluent implements layered security controls designed to protect and secure Confluent Cloud customer data, incorporating multiple logical and physical security controls that include access management, least privilege, strong authentication, logging and monitoring, vulnerability management, and bug bounty programs.

Brief

Streaming Data Analysis and Visualization - Kinetica and Confluent

This brief describes streaming data analysis and visualization accelerated by Kinetica's GPU in-memory technology, in partnership with Confluent.

Datasheet

Confluent Platform Datasheet

An overview of the enterprise-ready event streaming platform.

White Paper

Fives Stages to Streaming Platform Adoption

Use cases for streaming platforms vary from improving the customer experience - we have synthesized some common themes of streaming maturity and have identified five stages of adoption

Brief

End-to-End Streaming Analytics - Imply and Confluent

This brief describes an end-to-end streaming analytics solution with Imply, Druid providing the data querying and visualizations and Kafka data streaming.

White Paper

Apache Kafka® in the Automotive Industry

Spending time with many OEMs and suppliers as well as technology vendors in the IoT segment, Kai Waehner gives an overview on current challenges in the automotive industry and on a variety of use cases for event-driven architectures.

Online Talk

Live on Stage 2022: Telco Networks and Data Mesh becomes one

Network Analytics in a Big Data World: Why telco networks and data mesh need to become one (and how data streaming can save the internet) with Swisscom, NTT, INSA Lyon, and Imply in a panel discussion with Field CTO Kai Waehner.

Online Talk

Demo: Design Event-Driven Microservices for Cloud

Join this webinar to see how the legacy of traditional implementations still impacts microservice architectures today.

Online Talk

Confluent Cloud 101 Series

Developers can focus on building new features and applications, liberated from the operational burden of managing their own Kafka clusters. Join us in these interactive sessions to learn more about Confluent Cloud.

Online Talk

Confluent Cloud: Data Warehousing with Amazon Redshift

In this webinar, we’ll walk through how you can start immediately migrating to Amazon Redshift across on-prem and cloud environments using Confluent, our ecosystem of pre-built connectors, and ksqlDB for real-time data processing.

Online Talk

Show Me How: Confluent Makes Kappa Architecture a Reality

Confluent Infinite Storage allows you to store data in your Kafka cluster indefinitely, opening up new use cases and simplifying your architecture. This hands-on workshop will show you how to achieve real-time and historical processing with a single data streaming platform.

Online Talk

Demo Webinar: Stream Designer, Stream Governance Advanced, and More

The Confluent Q4 ‘22 Launch is full of new features to help your business innovate quickly with real-time data streaming.

Online Talk

Fundamentals Workshop: ksqlDB 101

In today’s fast-paced digital world, customers want businesses to anticipate their needs in real time. To meet these heightened expectations, organizations are using Apache Kafka®, a modern, real-time data streaming platform.

Online Talk

Wix's Migration to Confluent

Join Noam Berman, Software Engineer at Wix, for an insight-packed webinar in which he discusses Wix's growing use of Apache Kafka® in recent years.

Online Talk

Fundamentals Workshop: Kafka Streams 101

Kafka Streams transforms your streams of data, be it a stateless transformation like masking personally identifiable information, or a complex stateful operation like aggregating across time windows, or a lookup table.

Online Talk

Modernize Data Architecture by Streaming Data with Confluent Cloud into Databricks

Modernizing your data warehouse doesn’t need to be long or complicated. In this webinar, we’ll walk through how you can start migrating to Databricks immediately across on-prem and cloud environments using Confluent, our ecosystem of pre-built connectors, and ksqlDB for real-time data processing.

Online Talk

Stream Designer - build Apache Kafka® pipelines visually

Confluent’s Stream Designer is a new visual canvas for rapidly building, testing, and deploying streaming data pipelines powered by Kafka.

Demo

On Demand Demo: Kafka streaming in 10 Minutes on Confluent Cloud

In this 30-minute session, hear from top Kafka experts who will show you how to easily create your own Kafka cluster and use out-of-the-box components like ksqlDB to rapidly develop event streaming applications.

Video

How to Optimize your SIEM Platforms with Confluent

We will discuss Confluent’s applicability to SIEM and shows an end-to-end demo of Confluent and Confluent Sigma, an open source project built by Confluent for processing streams of SIEM data in action, showing how to bridge the gap between old-school SIEM solutions and a next-gen architecture.

Online Talk

Building an Event-Driven Architecture? Here’s 5 Ways to Get It Done Right

Tune in to discover how you can avoid common mistakes that could set back your event-driven ambitions—and how Confluent’s fully managed platform can help get you where you need to be faster and with less operational headaches.

Online Talk

Demo: Design Event-Driven Microservices for Cloud

Join this webinar to see how the legacy of traditional implementations still impacts microservice architectures today.

Online Talk

Fundamentals for Apache Kafka®

In this three-part series, you’ll get an overview of what Kafka is, what it's used for, and the core concepts that enable it to power a highly scalable, available and resilient real-time event streaming platform.

Online Talk

Retain Data Infinitely Without Operational Burdens with 10x More Scalable Kafka Storage

Join this webinar to learn how Confluent Cloud relieves these operational considerations with infinite storage for Kafka that’s 10x more scalable and high-performing.

Demo

Demo: How to use Confluent for streaming data pipelines

This demo will showcase how to use Confluent as a streaming data pipeline between operational databases. We’ll walk through an example of how to connect data and capture change data in real-time from a legacy database such as Oracle to a modern cloud-native database like MongoDB using Confluent.

Online Talk

Real-time inventory and replenishment use-cases at Walmart

This fireside chat will cover Suman’s learnings from implementing 2 critical use cases at Walmart that continue to play a critical role in customer satisfaction: real-time inventory and real-time replenishment.

Tune in to hear Suman share best practices for building real-time use-cases in retail!

Online Talk

Modernize your database with Amazon Aurora and Confluent

Modernize your database and move to the cloud by connecting multicloud and hybrid data to Amazon Aurora in real time.

Online Talk

Microservices and Apache Kafka

This three-part online talk series introduces key concepts, use cases, and best practices for getting started with microservices.

Online Talk

Fundamentals for Apache Kafka®

In this three-part series, you’ll get an overview of what Kafka is, what it's used for, and the core concepts that enable it to power a highly scalable, available and resilient real-time event streaming platform.

Online Talk

Real-time inventory and Real-time replenishment use-cases at Walmart, from a practitioner's perspective

This fireside chat will cover Suman’s learnings from implementing 2 critical use cases at Walmart that continue to play a critical role in customer satisfaction: real-time inventory and real-time replenishment.

Tune in to hear Suman share best practices for building real-time use-cases in retail!

Online Talk

Microservices and Apache Kafka

This three-part online talk series introduces key concepts, use cases, and best practices for getting started with microservices.

Online Talk

Microservices & Apache Kafka

This three-part online talk series introduces key concepts, use cases, and best practices for getting started with microservices.

Online Talk

Real-time inventory and Real-time replenishment use-cases at Walmart, from a practitioner's perspective

This fireside chat will cover Suman’s learnings from implementing 2 critical use cases at Walmart that continue to play a critical role in customer satisfaction: real-time inventory and real-time replenishment.

Tune in to hear Suman share best practices for building real-time use-cases in retail!

Online Talk

Bank Transformation at Scale: The event-driven architecture of Raiffeisenbank International in 13 countries

Raiffeisen International bank is scaling an event-driven architecture across the group as part of a bank wide transformation program. As technology and architecture leader RBI plays a key role in banking in CEE which will be shared with the audience in this webinar.

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How to Build Streaming Pipelines for Cloud Databases

This webinar will walk through a story of a Bank who uses an Oracle database to store sensitive customer information and RabbitMQ as the message broker for credit card transaction events.

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Fundamentals Workshop: Apache Kafka® 101

Kafka is a platform used to collect, store, and process streams of data at scale, with numerous use cases. Join us in this live, interactive session, to learn more about Apache Kafka.

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Confluent x AWS Cloud Forum: How SOCAR Building Real-Time Personalized Promotion & Data Pipeline with Confluent Cloud

Confluent Cloud alleviates the burden of managing Apache Kafka, Schema Registry, Connect, and ksqlDB so teams can effectively focus on modern app development and deliver immediate value with your real-time use cases.

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Streaming Data Pipelines for Automatic Vendor Detection in 5 Steps

This webinar will cover the operational use case and learnings from SecurityScorecard’s journey from batch to streaming data pipelines with Confluent.

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Event-Driven Architectures Done Right

Kafka is now a technology developers and architects are adopting with enthusiasm. And it’s often not just a good choice, but a technology enabling meaningful improvements in complex, evolvable systems that need to respond to the world in real time. But surely it’s possible to do wrong!

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How to Modernize Your Data Infrastructure with Confluent Cloud and Azure

In this session, we'll explore how Confluent helps companies modernize their database strategy with Confluent Cloud and modern Azure Data Services like Cosmos DB. Confluent accelerates getting data to the cloud and reduces costs by implementing a central-pipeline architecture using Apache Kafka.

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Eliminate your Kafka Ops burden with Confluent's fully managed Kafka service

In this webinar, Dan Rosanova, Group Product Manager at Confluent, will cover:

  • Why not all fully managed services for Kafka are created equal
  • How Confluent Cloud eliminates your Kafka Ops burden
  • How Confluent Cloud unlocks time and focus for other business needs
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Getting started with Apache Kafka and Real-Time Data Streaming

This two part series provides an overview of what Kafka is, what it's used for, and the core concepts that enable it to power a highly scalable, available and resilient real-time event streaming platform.

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Confluent Platform Demo – Hybrid Deployment to Confluent Cloud

Many organizations have data locked away in their on-premises data center, making it impossible to take full advantage of modern cloud services. In this session, you’ll learn how to stream your on-prem data to the cloud in near real time.

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Confluent Terraform provider, Independent Network Lifecycle Management, and More

This demo webinar will provide you with everything you need to get started with the latest updates to our cloud-native data streaming platform, Confluent Cloud.

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Event-Driven Architectures Done Right

Kafka is now a technology developers and architects are adopting with enthusiasm. And it’s often not just a good choice, but a technology enabling meaningful improvements in complex, evolvable systems that need to respond to the world in real time. But surely it’s possible to do wrong!

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The Fundamentals of a Successful Data Mesh

This webinar offers suggestions for best practices, the kinds of tools you’ll need, and how to get your organization started down a path toward a data mesh.

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Confluent Developer Live Workshop

We’ve got an exciting line up of sessions designed to get you up to speed on all things Confluent Cloud! You’re sure to gain invaluable insights, no matter how many you’re able to join.

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Stream Governance: Eliminate Compliance Headaches for Your Real-Time Data

Confluent’s Stream Governance suite establishes trust in the real-time data moving throughout your business and delivers an easy, self-service experience for multiple teams to discover, understand, and put these streams to work.

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Data in Motion Use Cases for Financial Services

The demand for fast results and decision making, have generated the need for real-time event streaming and processing of data adoption in financial institutions to be on the competitive edge.

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Data in Motion Tour 2021 - EMEA

Listen back and view the presentations from the Data in Motion Tour 2021 - EMEA.

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Data in Motion: Driving Business Value Using Real-Time Data and Insights

Providing a seamless digital experience is what our customers have come to expect. As we step into 2022, our businesses are being challenged to evolve even further to maintain that competitive edge.

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The Top Five Use Cases & Architectures for Data In Motion in 2022

Kai Waehner, Field CTO at Confluent, will deliver his predictions on the hottest and most important data in motion use cases for 2022.

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Event-Driven Architectures Done Right

Kafka is now a technology developers and architects are adopting with enthusiasm. And it’s often not just a good choice, but a technology enabling meaningful improvements in complex, evolvable systems that need to respond to the world in real time. But surely it’s possible to do wrong!

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Set Your Data in Motion - CTO Roundtable

Confluent hosted a technical thought leadership session to discuss how leading organisations move to real-time architecture to support business growth and enhance customer experience.

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The Strategic Importance of Data in Motion

To help organisations understand how data in motion can transform business, Watch ‘The Strategic Importance of Data in Motion’ hosted by Tech UK.

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Dashing Off A Dashboard with Apache Kafka

In this online talk, we will answer the question, 'How much can we do with Kafka in 30 minutes of coding?'

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Modernize Your Data Warehouse with Confluent and Azure

In this webinar, see how Confluent’s data warehouse modernization solution leverages the Azure Synapse connector to help enterprises create a bridge across your Azure cloud and on-prem environments. We’ll explain how the solution works, and show you a demo!

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Benefits, Architecture, and Use Cases with Apache Kafka

Apache Kafka® was built with the vision to become the central nervous system that makes real-time data available to all the applications that need to use it, with numerous use cases like stock trading and fraud detection, and real-time analytics.

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Build Fully Managed Data Pipelines

Today’s data sources are fast-moving and dispersed, which can leave businesses and engineers struggling to deliver data and applications in real-time. While this can be hard, we know it doesn’t have to be - because we’ve already made it easy.

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Introducing Confluent Platform 7.0 and Cluster Linking

Learn more about Confluent Platform 7.0 and how Cluster Linking enables you to leverage modern cloud-based platforms and build hybrid architectures with a secure, reliable, and cost-effective bridge.

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How to Deploy a Kafka Cluster in Production onto Your Desk or Anywhere

Hivecell and Confluent deliver the promise of bringing a piece of Confluent Cloud right there to your desk and deliver managed Kafka at the edge for the first time at scale

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Data in Motion Use Cases for Retail and eCommerce

Retailers that have embraced the opportunities of the prolonged pandemic are emerging leaner and stronger than before. Hear Lawrence Stoker, Senior Solutions Engineer at Confluent, walk through the data in motion use cases that are re-inventing the retail business.

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BT's Journey to Being an Event-Driven Organisation

Listen to this On-Demand online talk to hear how BT's digital strategy is becoming an event-driven business.

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Harnessing the Power of Real-Time Fraud Detection in the Ever Changing World

The world is changing! Organisations are now more globally integrated than ever before and new problems need to be solved. As systems scale and migrate into the cloud, those seeking to infiltrate enterprise systems are presented with new and more frequent opportunities to succeed.

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Put out Apache Kafka® fires faster with Health+ by Confluent

We invite you to join Jesse Miller, our lead Product Manager for Health+, in an upcoming webinar to learn about how Health+ can optimize your deployment, give you the highest level of monitoring visibility, and provide intelligent alerts and accelerated support when you need it.

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Save $2.5M on Kafka when you switch to Confluent Cloud

Forrester recently released a Total Economic Impact report that identified $2.5M+ in savings, a 257% ROI, and <6 month payback for organizations that used Confluent Cloud instead of Open Source Apache Kafka.

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Data Streaming & SIEM Modernisation: Secure your enterprise in real-time & reduce your SIEM costs

This webinar explores use cases and architectures for Kafka in the cybersecurity space, also featuring a very prominent example of combining Confluent and Splunk with Intel’s Cyber Intelligence Platform (CIP).

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How Sencrop is powering smart agriculture with real time analytics at the edge

In Sencrop’s case, working with IoT at the “edge” means collecting and providing accurate data from the farm fields. Find out how AWS and Confluent Cloud are powering this real-time processing of data for anomaly detection and weather prediction.

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Data in Motion & Apache Kafka® Use Cases for the Defence Industry

Join Kai Waehner, Field CTO at Confluent, for an online talk in which he will explore the latest data in motion & Apache Kafka® use cases for the defence industry.

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How cluster scaling is made 10x easier with Confluent Cloud

Your data streaming platform needs to be truly elastic to match with customer demand. It should scale up with your business’s peak traffic, and back down as demand shrinks.

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How to Optimize your SIEM Platforms with Confluent

You’ll walk away with an understanding of how to modernize your SIEM architecture for higher throughput, lower latency, and more cost efficiency. You’ll also be able to run the demo and explore a series of hands-on labs for yourself and dig into the technical details.

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The Top 5 Use Cases and Architectures for Real-Time Data Streaming in 2022

Learn how companies will leverage event-driven data streaming, Apache Kafka, Confluent, and other tools to meet the demands of real-time markets, increased regulations, heightened customer expectations, and much more.

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Launch Hybrid Applications with Confluent and Google Cloud

How do you mobilize your data securely and cost effectively to power a global business in real time?

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Serverless stream processing for Financial Services

In this session, we'll explore how to build a serverless, event-driven architectures by using AWS Lambda with Kafka. We'll discuss how event-based compute like Lambda can be used to decrease the complexity of running, scaling, and operating stream-based architectures when building new applications.

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How Storyblocks Built a New Class of Event-Driven Microservices with Confluent

We’ll discuss the challenges Storyblocks attempted to overcome with their monolithic apps and REST API architecture as the business grew r