Redpanda is an event streaming platform: it provides the infrastructure for streaming real-time data.
Learn about Redpanda's core architectural components.
Redpanda Community Edition is free and source-available at the Redpanda GitHub repo. Additional features are included with a license for Redpanda Enterprise Edition.
Quickly install and run Redpanda.
Redpanda Keeper (rpk) is a single binary application that provides a way to interact with your Redpanda clusters from the command line. You can install
rpkas part of a bundle that includes
redpanda(see the Redpanda Quickstart for instructions), or you can install the
Redpanda is Kafka API-compatible, so you can leverage the countless client libraries that have been created for Kafka.