We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"Apache Kafka is open-source and can be used free of charge."
"Kafka is open-source and it is cheaper than any other product."
"Kafka is more reasonably priced than IBM MQ."
"The solution is open source; it's free to use."
"Apache Kafka is an open-source solution and there are no fees, but there are fees associated with confluence, which are based on subscription."
"The solution is free, it is open-source."
"Apache Kafka is free."
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Apache Kafka is a distributed streaming platform, with the following capabilities:
Apache Kafka gets used for two broad classes of application:
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Apache Kafka is ranked 2nd in Message Queue (MQ) Software with 18 reviews while PubSub+ Event Portal is ranked 16th in Message Queue (MQ) Software. Apache Kafka is rated 7.8, while PubSub+ Event Portal is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Apache Kafka writes "Open source, granular message retention options, and good third party support". On the other hand, Apache Kafka is most compared with IBM MQ, ActiveMQ, PubSub+ Event Broker, Red Hat AMQ and Amazon SQS, whereas PubSub+ Event Portal is most compared with .
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