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MSK has a private network that's an out-of-box feature.
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MSK should be easier to integrate with other solutions. It should be more flexible, integration-wise. MSK has a private network that's an out-of-the-box feature. For our case, we needed something… more »
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Behind the scenes, we use Kafka. We tried using MSK to collect old data surrounding inventory from e-commerce websites, for example.
Ranking
21st
out of 38 in Streaming Analytics
Views
297
Comparisons
174
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0
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8th
out of 38 in Streaming Analytics
Views
5,673
Comparisons
5,209
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
410
Rating
8.0
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Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka
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Overview

Aiven provides managed open source data technologies on all major clouds.

Through Aiven, developers can do what they do best: create applications. Meanwhile, we do what we do best; manage cloud data infrastructure. We enable customers to drive business results from open source that trigger true transformations far beyond their own backyard.

Currently, we offer Apache Kafka, Apache Cassandra, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Elasticsearch, Redis, InfluxDB, Grafana, and M3 in more than 80 regions around the world on AWS, GCP, Microsoft Azure, DigitalOcean, and UpCloud cloud platforms.

Amazon Managed Streaming for Apache Kafka (Amazon MSK) is a fully managed service that enables you to build and run applications that use Apache Kafka to process streaming data. Amazon MSK provides the control-plane operations, such as those for creating, updating, and deleting clusters.

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Aiven for Apache Kafka is ranked 21st in Streaming Analytics while Amazon MSK is ranked 8th in Streaming Analytics with 1 review. Aiven for Apache Kafka is rated 0.0, while Amazon MSK is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Amazon MSK writes "Allows you to build and run applications easily". Aiven for Apache Kafka is most compared with Confluent and Software AG Apama, whereas Amazon MSK is most compared with Confluent, Amazon Kinesis, Azure Stream Analytics and Google Cloud Dataflow.

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