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Apache Kafka Market Growth

  • LinkedIn Invests in Acryl Data June 25, 2021 1:21 am Silicon Valley Daily - California MOUNTAIN VIEW — LinkedIn has invested in a $9 million seed round for Acryl Data, which emerged from stealth with its next generation metadata platform and data catalog to enable comprehensive data management and data discovery. 8VC led the $9 million seed …
  • Confluent IPO raises $828M and its stock soars on its first day of trading June 25, 2021 12:28 am SiliconANGLE Big-data company Confluent Inc. had a strong debut today as it entered the Nasdaq stock exchange, as its shares climbed 25% on their first day of trading. The company raised $828 million in its initial public offering as it sold 23 million shares at $36 …
  • Confluent goes IPO as Kafka event streaming goes mainstream June 24, 2021 3:10 pm SearchOracle Confluent went public today with an IPO on the NASDAQ stock exchange under the stock symbol CFLT, with an initial share price of $36. Founded in 2014 and based in Mountain View, Calif., Confluent had previously raised $456 million in funding to grow the …
  • Databricks cofounder’s next act: Shining a Ray on serverless autoscaling June 22, 2021 2:49 pm ZDNet Shutterstock A decade ago, Ion Stoica and his colleagues at UC Berkeley's school of computing identified the roadblock to performing advanced analytics. The challenge at the time was what we then called Big Data. Cheap storage and compute could be …
  • Confluent IPO: 5 things to know about the ‘data-in-motion’ platform June 22, 2021 12:41 pm MarketWatch Confluent Inc. is set to be the largest tech initial public offering this week, with plans to start trading on Thursday, as it sets its sights on a $50 billion data-management market that surpasses traditional database techniques.Confluent CFLT, is …
  • Wizards of OSS: Industry perspectives on open source software June 18, 2021 5:09 pm VentureBeat Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. Let the OSS Enterprise newsletter guide your open source journey! Sign up here. Open source software (OSS) is so ingrained in the fabric of our everyday lives that it’s difficult to …
  • Why developers should use Apache Pulsar June 17, 2021 12:45 pm Info World If you are building applications today, you are probably familiar with the microservices model: Rather than building big monolithic applications, we break services down into isolated components that we can independently update or change over time. …
  • Commercial Apache Kafka starup Confluent to raise up to $759M in its IPO June 17, 2021 3:31 am SiliconANGLE Commercial Apache Kafka startup Confluent Inc. has set the terms of its initial public offering, seeking to raise up to $759 million on an up to $8.33 billion valuation. Confluent announced on April 23 that it had confidentially filed to go public. Under …
  • Confluent aims for US$8 billion valuation in IPO June 17, 2021 1:59 am iTnews Australia Confluent is aiming for a valuation of about US$8.3 billion (A$10.9 billion) in a US initial public offering, cashing in on a surge in demand for data event-streaming software as companies move online due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The Mountain View, …
  • What’s driving the never-ending cloud startup boom June 15, 2021 7:21 pm SiliconANGLE Cockroach Labs Inc. launched an enterprise version of the open-source CockroachDB distributed database six years ago at a time when “all companies wanted to run the database themselves,” said co-founder and Chief Executive Spencer Kimball. The business was …