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A fully-managed Apache Kafka service to help you quickly build data pipelines for your big data analytics.

AlibabaMQ for Apache Kafka service commercia launch on 00:00, 1 May 2020 UTC+08:00

Easily Build Kafka Cluster

AlibabaMQ for Apache Kafka is a fully-managed Apache Kafka service which manages complex infrastructure-related operations for you, such as the configuration, maintenance, upgrading, and monitoring of your workloads, allowing you to focus on perfecting your streaming data pipelines and applications.

100% Compatible with Apache Kafka

Allows you to migrate your existing Apache Kafka workloads seamlessly to Alibaba Cloud.

Fully Managed

Provides systematic and comprehensive services to help you manage your operational and maintenance challenges.

High Availability

Optimizes long standing issues with Apache Kafka and provides a more reliable service.

Quick Deployment without Complex Configurations

Self-managed Apache Kafka clusters are difficult to operate and maintain. You may often face the following challenges:

Data loss and low availability
Cluster operation and maintenance
Server maintenance
Hardware maintenance
Specifications change
Unknown bugs

AlibabaMQ for Apache Kafka provides the following capabilities:

Automatic inspection and alarm
Automatic disk cleanup
Automatic system recovery
Cluster expansion in seconds
Open source bug fixing

Features

100% Compatible with Apache Kafka

Offers a quick and seamless Kafka workload migration experience.

Works Out-of-The-Box

100% compatible with Apache Kafka (0.10. x ~ 2.2.x) and open source clients.

Seamless Migration

Seamless cloud migration without making any changes to your Apache Kafka code.

Rich Ecosystem

Deeply integrated with Alibaba Cloud's big data platforms and engaged within the open source community.

Fully Managed

Provides systematic and comprehensive services to help you manage your operational and maintenance challenges, allowing you to focus on building your streaming applications and data pipelines.

Zero Maintenance Required

Apache Kafka clusters and Apache ZooKeeper nodes management service.

HouseKeeping (Health Inspection Component)

Runtime inspection is provided. A comprehensive scan diagnosis and health warning are performed on the cluster every minute to ensure the security of the underlying servers.

Monitoring and Alarm

Supports multi-dimensional monitoring and alarm settings such as instance, message, and TPS to help you locate problems in a timely manner.

High Availability

Optimizes long standing issues with Apache Kafka and provides a more reliable service.

High Reliability/High Availability

Multi-AZ replication data redundancy, 99.999999% data reliability, and 99.9% service availability.

High Throughput

Even with massive message accumulation, AlibabaMQ for Apache Kafka ensures high throughput for message receiving and sending in the Kafka cluster.

Auto Scaling

The broker, topics, and partitions automatically scales on demand with no impact on the dependent applications.

Data Security

Provides enterprise-level security that includes an authentication and authorization access control mechanism, master and sub accounts, etc.

Access Control

VPC network and access control for each message receiving and sending request to ensure message security.

Master and Sub Accounts

Supports Resource Access Management (RAM) with master and sub accounts, black and white lists, Security Token Service (STS), and others.

Data Security

SASL user identity authentication and SSL encryption ensure that data is not stolen or tampered with during transmission to ensure data security.

Pricing

Commercial use after 00:00, 1 May 2020 UTC+08:00.

AlibabaMQ for Apache Kafka offers a subscription-based billing model.

For billing policy: see Billing

Edition

Two editions are available: Standard (logically isolated and shared) and Professional (physically isolated and exclusive).

Table 1 Differences between standard edition and professional edition

Edition Standard edition Professional edition
Isolation Logically isolated and shared Physically isolated and exclusive
Versions 0.10. x 0.10. x~2. x
Disaster Recovery Single-AZ deployment Multi-AZ deployment
O&M Fully managed with basic O&M features Fully managed with advanced O&M features
Capacity Basic topic and partition quota Larger topic and partition quota
How You're Billed

Total fee = (Traffic peak unit price + Disk capacity unit price x Disk capacity purchased/100 + Topic unit price x Number of added topics) x Number of months

Table 2-1 Peak traffic billing rules (standard edition)

Peak traffic (MB/s) Number of topics Number of partitions Region 1 (USD/month) Region 2 (USD/month) Region 3 (USD/month)
20 50 400 250 370 340
30 50 500 360 530 480
60 80 600 520 760 700
90 100 800 660 960 880
120 150 900 800 1160 1070

Table 2-2 Peak traffic billing rules (professional edition)

Peak traffic (MB/s) Number of topics Number of partitions Region 1 (USD/month) Region 2 (USD/month) Region 3 (USD/month)
20 50 1100 600 870 800
30 50 1200 780 1040 1040
60 80 1040 1130 1510 1510
90 100 1600 1440 1920 1920
120 150 1800 1750 2330 2330
160 180 2000 2060 2740 2740
200 200 2200 2980 3970 3970
250 250 2500 3430 4570 4570
300 300 3000 3880 5170 5170
600 450 4500 5280 7030 7030
800 500 5000 6220 8280 8280
1000 600 6000 7270 9670 9670
1200 700 7000 8100 10780 10780
1500 800 8000 9500 12640 12640
1800 900 9000 10910 14520 14520
2000 1000 10000 12070 16060 16060
Table 3 Disk capacity billing rules
Disk types Size (GB) Region 1 (USD/month) Region 2 (USD/month) Region 3 (USD/month)
ultra disk 100 6 8 8
SSD 100 16 23 21
Table 4 Billing rules for added topics
Billing item Number of topics Region 1 (USD/month) Region 2 (USD/month) Region 3 (USD/month)
Topic 1 7 11 10

Note

Currently available Region: Singapore

Pending regions:

Region 1: Mainland China

Region 2: China (Hong Kong), Singapore (Singapore), Japan (Tokyo), United States (Silicon Valley), United States (Virginia), and Australia (Sydney)

Region 3: Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur), India (Mumbai), and Indonesia (Jakarta)

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