Apache Kafka was originally developed by LinkedIn, and was later open sourced in year 2011. In November 2014, people who worked on Kafka at LinkedIn created a new company named Confluent with focus on Kafka and Kafka Connect.

In the The enterprise software landscape a new trend is emerging that is changing the way enterprises work. This trend isadoption of ‘Microservices’. According to a recent survey from Nginx (leaders in load balancing and containerisation) , 36 percent of enterprises surveyed are currently using microservices, with another 26 percent in the research phase. Agilityand […]