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Real-Time Data Streaming, Kafka and Analytics Part 3: Effective Planning for Data Streaming Improves Data Analytics

Mar 4, 2020 |

Data stream processing is defined as a system performing transformations for creating analytics on data inside a stream. In Part 1 of this series, we defined data streaming to provide an understanding of its importance. Read more…

Real-Time Data Streaming, Kafka and Analytics, Part 2: Going Beyond Pure Streaming

Feb 25, 2020 |

Data transaction streaming is managed through many platforms, with one of the most common being Apache Kafka. In our first article in this data streaming series, we delved into the definition of data transaction and streaming and why it is critical to manage information in real-time for the most accurate analytics. Read more…

Real-Time Data Streaming, Kafka, and Analytics Part One: Data Streaming 101

Feb 10, 2020 |

The terms “real-time data” and “streaming data” are the latest catch phrases being bandied about by almost every data vendor and company. Everyone wants the world to know that they have access to and are using the latest, greatest data for making business decisions. Read more…

Top Four Features in Confluent Platform 5.4

Jan 22, 2020 |

Apache Kafka sits at the heart of the Confluent Platform, but the platform is much more than just Kafka. And with today’s launch of Confluent Platform version 5.4. the system gets more features demanded by enterprises, including improved clustering, queryable audit logs, and role-based access control, as well as a preview of ksqlDB. Read more…

Big Data Predictions: What 2020 Will Bring

Dec 23, 2019 |

With just over a week left on the 2019 calendar, it’s now time for predictions. We’ll run several stories featuring the 2020 predictions of industry experts and observers in the field. Read more…

News In Brief

Confluent Uses Deep Pockets to Extend Kafka

Apr 21, 2020 |

Enterprise adoption of event streaming frameworks is paying off for the founders of Apache Kafka, the popular stream processing platform that is poised for an upgrade.

Confluent Inc., the company launched by Kafka founders, announced a hefty $250 million funding round on Tuesday (April 21) along with a new project touted as the “next act” for real-time data streaming. Read more…

Tech Conferences Are Being Canceled Due to Coronavirus

Mar 2, 2020 |

Several conferences scheduled to take place in the coming weeks, including Nvidia’s GPU Technology Conference (GTC) and the Strata Data + AI conference, have been canceled due to fears of the COVID-19 coronavirus. Read more…

Neo4j Gets Hooks Into Kafka

Oct 1, 2019 |

Today at the Kafka Summit, Neo4j unveiled a new product called Neo4j Streams that will make it easier to connect streaming data from Apache Kafka with the company’s graph database. Read more…

Higher Abstractions, Lower Complexity in Kafka’s Future

Sep 30, 2019 |

Apache Kafka has established itself as a leader in streaming data. If you want to handle billions (or even trillions) of events per day, Kafka is a pretty good bet. Read more…

Kafka Spawns Open-Source KarelDB

Sep 30, 2019 |

Apache Kafka and its accompanying key-value store are being used to provide persistent storage for a growing list of relational databases. Most used a key-value store as a foundation.

Among the latest to emerge is KarelDB, a relational database built almost entirely on open source components, including Apache Calcite for the SQL engine along with Apache Omid for transactions and control features. Read more…

This Just In

Confluent Announces Elastic Scaling for Apache Kafka in Confluent Cloud

May 7, 2020 |

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 7, 2020 – Confluent, Inc. announced the launch of elastic scaling for Apache Kafka in Confluent Cloud. Following the company’s $250 million series e round, Confluent is ushering in the future of event streaming with Project Metamorphosis. Read more…

Confluent Announces $250 Million Series E and Project Metamorphosis

Apr 22, 2020 |

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 22, 2020 — Confluent, Inc., the event streaming platform developer, announced the closing of a $250 million Series E round led by Coatue Management. Read more…

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