Apache Kafka Competitors and Alternatives

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Pivotal
Anonymous User
Real User
Senior Software Specialist at a security firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Mar 13 2017

What is most valuable?

* Does SSL (security) * Does clustering (stability) * Integrates with LDAP (management) * Automatically resends data... more»

How has it helped my organization?

With RabbitMQ cluster servicing micro-services, we don't have any downtime and we don't lose any data. We can update... more»

What needs improvement?

* You cannot edit shovels other than by recreating them. * Routing of data could be more enhanced with a nice GUI. ("IF... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

It’s open source with paid support.

Which solutions did we use previously?

We did not evaluate any previous solutions.

What other advice do I have?

Start it in Docker and use Java Spring Boot or Node.JS with amqplib to connect to it. It has transformed how I think... more»
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Apache
Melvin Ramos
Real User
Director of Data and Technology at a transportation company with 51-200 employees
May 09 2017

What is most valuable?

I appreciate many features including queue, topic, durable topic, and selectors. I also value a different support for different protocols such... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We use this product to provide us with a real time solution. It has helped us find ways to: * Message or pass data, aside from hitting and... more»

What needs improvement?

I would like to see the following improvements: * The way it stores data * Needs to focus on a certain facet and be good at it, instead of... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

We used to deploy Apache Kafka, as it was best for big data.

What other advice do I have?

For what and where it is used, depending on the project, it will be very good. For example, if I need to use a web application that will have... more»
Anonymous User
Real User
Principal Solution Specialist at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Oct 24 2018

What is most valuable?

I will say that, okay, we are coming from a long history as an IT company, and we have almost done queuing systems with other solutions. Moving from that implementation to... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The on-premise installation is very valuable to us, since we are working with a lot of companies which have a very high degree of compliance.

What needs improvement?

I believe there is too much code to be done in order to handle the elements that you develop. We choose a new feature, we would choose something that is a little more … even more... more»

What other advice do I have?

We also considered Apache Kafka as a solution. The main difference is that Kafka is an open-source platform.

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