Advantages of a Streaming Platform
- Easy to connect many producers to many consumers in a complex architecture
- Recover from failures and add new systems with less time and effort
- Perform data processing on real-time streams; consumers (can) become producers
- Operate in any environment with confidence
Every byte of data has a story to tell, something of significance that will inform the next thing to be done. In a data-driven enterprise, how we move our data becomes nearly as important as the data itself. With greater speed and agility, data’s value increases exponentially.
We have open-sourced Apache Kafka experience and have led it to impressive industry-wide adoption across several thousand companies. Now we are focusing on building a streaming platform to help other companies get easy access to enterprise data as real-time streams.