Kafka Services

Kafka consulting, implementation, optimisation and support

Our Kafka Specialisation

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WHISHWORKS’ Big Data consultants bring best practice in every Kafka deployment and help optimise the performance and scalability of existing Kafka clusters. 

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At WHISHWORKS we have worked extensively with Kafka in many Big Data projects:

  • Experience building and configuring Kafka clusters across different vendors (Hortonworks, MapR, Cloudera and Confluent) and Cloud providers (AWS, Azure and Google Cloud).
  • High performance Kafka clusters across different domains, ranging from Fintech to Air traffic control.
  • Design and administration of Kafka clusters, from capacity planning to tuning clusters to meet dynamically varying workload requirements.
  • High performance applications, seamlessly integrating with Kafka and its ecosystem.
  • Kafka Connect API and entire Kafka Connectors’ ecosystem
  • Multi Datacentre (Disaster Recovery) clusters, Active-Active, Active-Passive and Stretched Clusters
  • High performance, real-time streaming data pipelines using KStream and KSQL

Our Expert Kafka Services


  • Needs Analysis 
  • Architectural Consulting 
  • Kafka Architecture Review & Design
  • Identification of Use Cases

Managed Services

  • Cluster Administration
  • Tailored Services
  • Staff Augmentation

Application Support

  • High Availability, Performance & Capacity Planning
  • Support and Issues Management on existing open-source Kafka clusters
  • 24x7 or Tailored Support Packages
  • Incident Management and Reporting
  • On-site, off-site Capabilities

Deployment and Application delivery

  • Systems Design for Scalability & High Availability
  • Patterns for Data Delivery & Processing
  • Multi Datacentre (Disaster Recovery) Design & Deployment
  • Data Centre Synchronisation & Replication
  • On-premise / Hybrid / Cloud deployment
  • Real-time stream processing applications
  • Real-time Streaming Analytics
  • Data Security & Governance

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