Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka

Securely stream data with a fully managed, highly available Apache Kafka service

Eliminate operational overhead, including the provisioning, configuration, and maintenance of highly available Apache Kafka and Kafka Connect clusters.

Use applications and tools built for Apache Kafka out of the box (no code changes required), and scale cluster capacity automatically.

Easily deploy secure, compliant, and production-ready applications using native AWS integrations.

Keep costs low with Amazon MSK. With pay-as-you-go pricing, it is offered as low as 1/13 the cost of other providers using features such as Tiered Storage and Graviton instances.

How it works

Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka (Amazon MSK) makes it easy to ingest and process streaming data in real time with fully managed Apache Kafka.
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Use cases

Ingest and process log and event streams

Capture events with MSK, and then express your stream processing logic within Apache Zeppelin notebooks to derive insights from data streams in milliseconds.

Run centralized state or data buses

Use Amazon MSK and the Apache Kafka log structure to form real-time, centralized, and privately accessible data buses.

Power your event-driven systems

Ingest and respond to digital changes occurring throughout your applications and business infrastructure in real time.

How to get started

Find out how Amazon MSK works

Sign up for AWS and download libraries and tools.

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Review the step-by-step guide

Learn how to set up your Apache Kafka cluster on Amazon MSK.

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Run your Apache Kafka cluster

Start running your Apache Kafka cluster on Amazon MSK.

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