Posted On: Apr 17, 2019
Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka (Amazon MSK) is now available in open preview in seven AWS regions: US East (N. Virginia and Ohio), US West (Oregon), EU (Ireland), and AP (Singapore, Sydney, and Tokyo).
Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka (Amazon MSK) is a fully managed service that makes it easy for you to build and run applications that use Apache Kafka to process streaming data. Apache Kafka is an open-source platform for building real-time streaming data pipelines and applications. With Amazon MSK, you get a fully managed service that's 100% compatible with Apache Kafka. This allows you to migrate your existing Apache Kafka workloads with confidence, so you can quickly shift your focus away from cluster management, towards application development.