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Confluent is a company which offers a real-time data platform built around Apache Kafka, an open source technology acting as a real-time, fault-tolerant, highly scalable messaging system. It is adopted for use cases ranging from collecting user activity data, logs, application metrics, stock ticker data, and device instrumentation. 

HQPalo Alto, US
Employee Ratings4.7

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2019)585(+10%)

Key People/Management at Confluent

Jay Kreps

Jay Kreps

Co-Founder & CEO
Neha Narkhede

Neha Narkhede

Co-Founder & Head of Engineering
Jun Rao

Jun Rao

Ewen Cheslack Postava

Ewen Cheslack Postava

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Confluent Office Locations

Confluent has offices in Palo Alto and London
Palo Alto, US (HQ)
101 University Ave #111
London, GB
52 Rosebery Ave
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Confluent Financials and Metrics

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Confluent total Funding

$205.9 m

Confluent latest funding size

$125 m

Time since last funding

3 months ago

Confluent investors

Confluent's latest funding round in January 2019 was reported to be $125 m. In total, Confluent has raised $205.9 m. Confluent's latest valuation is reported to be $2.5 b.
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Confluent News and Updates

Trustpoint.One™ Acquires Confluent Translations

ATLANTA, Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Trustpoint Translations, a subsidiary of Trustpoint.One, a leading litigation support and translation services provider in the U.S., today announced the acquisition of Pittsburgh, PA-based Confluent Translations, one of the market's most trusted and...

Confluent’s new release makes Apache Kafka easier to use and more secure

Confluent Inc. is pressing forward with its goal of making Apache Kafka easier and safer to use, updating its commercial version of the open-source streaming data processing software with enterprise-grade security and new developer features. Confluent Platform 5.0 is based on the Apache Kafka proje…

Confluent acquires Corpus Medical

Confluent Medical Technologies has acquired Corpus Medical, a provider of advanced technology catheters. No financial terms were disclosed. Confluent Medical and Corpus Medical are both portfolio companies of Ampersand Capital Partners.

Apache Kafka gets ‘exactly-once’ message delivery – and that’s a big deal

Apache Kafka has a reputation as a lightweight, fast and highly scalable message broker, which passes data between applications. But one feature has frustrated users over the five years since the platform graduated from its incubation period at LinkedIn Corp.: It was impossible to ensure that each a…

Confluent Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Confluent founded?

    Confluent was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Confluent key executives?

    Confluent's key executives are Jay Kreps, Neha Narkhede and Jun Rao.

  • How many employees does Confluent have?

    Confluent has 585 employees.

  • Who are Confluent competitors?

    Competitors of Confluent include Eventador Labs, Kradle and Poll Everywhere.

  • Where is Confluent headquarters?

    Confluent headquarters is located at 101 University Ave #111, Palo Alto.

  • Where are Confluent offices?

    Confluent has offices in Palo Alto and London.

  • How many offices does Confluent have?

    Confluent has 2 offices.