Apache Kafka evolved from an innovative messaging solution to a great streaming data platform. mapr-es (MapR Event Streams) is an alternative technology to Apache Kafka that is compatible with Apache Kafka API. MapR-ES addresses some of Kafka limitations and operational deficiencies and also expands the applicability of Kafka to new use cases. You can use this single slide to start your research about which one of these tools is the right fit for your own use case!
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