Managed Apache Kafka
Now running Kafka 2.5
Unlimited data streaming with fully managed Kafka anywhere, on-prem and multi-cloud environments.
Deploy Kafka easily and with agility, and conserve your teams’ resources from ongoing deployments and operations.
- Kafka ACLS data-plane authorisation
- Encrypted client-broker transfer with TLS
- Data security assurance — SOC2 and ISO27001/2
- Direct host access and IP visibility
- Open source Kafka Connector
- Access to Kafka REST Proxy
- 99.99% SLA, high availability by default
- Load balancing and data replication
- Support in deploying Schema Registry
- Kafka experts provide 24/7 management
- Schedule updates to downtime windows
- Web-based dashboard of key health metrics
Kafka on any kubernetes,
any cloud and at any scale
Kafka 2.3 by default
We can support your specific version — contact us.
|Zookeeper||Fully supported and managed|
|Kubernetes||Any conformant Kubernetes (Charmed Kubernetes, RKE, OpenShift, AKS, EKS, GKE and more)|
|Public Clouds||AWS, Azure and GCP|
|Data Center Regions||Single or multiple supported|
|Data Centre Availability Zones||Single or multiple supported|
|On-premise||Any OpenStack, bare metal and key third-party providers such as VMWare.
We can support your specific cloud provider - contact us.
|Hybrid-cloud||Persistent streaming between all cloud types and management across all|
|Multi-cloud||Persistent streaming between all cloud types and management across all|
|High Availability||Yes, minimum of 3 replications to ensure availability and consensus|
|Number of partitions||No limits — we will implement and manage the optimal number of partitions for your configuration|
|Number of replications||No limits — we will implement and manage the optimal number of replications for your configuration|
|Throughput||No limits — we will support any throughput your cloud can achieve|
|Node size||No restrictions on the size of the node|
|Latency||Managed Kafka will match the latency your cloud can achieve|
|KSQL||KSQL can integrate with Managed Kafka|
|Updates||All future updates included|
|Managed updates||Schedule updates during specific time windows to minimize downtime|
|Load balancing||Automatic load balancing by default|
|Schema Registry deployment||Yes, support in deploying your organisation's Schema Registry|
|Metrics and Visualisation||Yes, Managed Kafka includes Graylog, Prometheus and Grafana monitoring and dashboard tools, to ensure transparency and visibility on all vital metrics|
|Connectors||Yes, open source Kafka Connectors for applications|
|REST API||Yes, administrate Kafka without accessing the underlying Kafka client|
|Direct||Hostname and IP visibility, to connect with your other cloud infrastructure|
Security and reliability
|Security Patches||Yes. Canonical provides all security patches.|
|24/7 Monitoring||Yes — Canonical’s Kafka experts cover all geographic regions and time-zones|
|SLA||Yes, 99.9% up-time.
We can support your specific requirements - contact us.
|SOC2 Type 2 certified||Yes|
|GDPR Compliance tested||Yes|
Optimise your open source
Managed Kafka - Pricing
We manage applications at both the host and the guest level. All prices are dependent on current cloud architecture and requirements.
|Per VM||Per Host|
|Managed Applications on public clouds, VMware, OpenStack or Kubernetes||$2,447||$5,513*|
|Managed Applications on bare metal||$7,470|
* On a VMware, OpenStack or Kubernetes cluster, managed applications on VMs or Containers can be priced per compute host in the cluster as long as the entire cluster is covered.
Plan and optimise your Kafka deployment
Watch this webinar to understand the key design decisions in creating a resilient and secure Kafka streaming pipeline, and options to achieve operations at scale.
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