Now in preview: Apache Kafka on HDInsight with Azure Managed Disks

Microsoft announced the public preview of Apache Kafka with Azure Managed Disks on the HDInsight platform, allowing higher scalability and lower costs.

The preview enables users to deploy Kafka clusters with managed disks straight from Azure portal with no signup. Apache Kafka is a distributed streaming platform. HDInsight helps enterprises build secure, robust, scalable open source streaming pipelines on Azure.

To learn more, visit the Microsoft Azure Blog.

Bill Briggs
Microsoft News Center Staff