Kafka

Kafka was created by LinkedIn and was donated to Apache foundation in 2011. In October 2012, it graduated from Apache incubator.

Logo

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Website

http://kafka.apache.org/

Repository

https://github.com/apache/kafka

Byline

Apache Kafka is an open-source distributed event streaming platform used by thousands of companies for high-performance data pipelines, streaming analytics, data integration, and mission-critical applications.

License

Apache 2.0

Project age

10 years 8 months

Backers

Apache (Governed by), LinkedIn (Creator)

Size score (1 to 10, higher is better)

8.25

Trend score (1 to 10, higher is better)

7.75

Education Resources

URL

Resource Type

Description

https://kafka.apache.org/documentation/

Documentation

Official project documentation.

Git Commit Statistics

Statistics computed using Git data through March 31, 2022.

Statistic

Lifetime

Last 12 Months

Commits

47,388

22,268

Lines committed

13,278,598

6,014,105

Unique committers

1,122

216

Core committers

24

25

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