Deliver more engaging customer experiences

React to events in real time to deliver responsive and personalized customer experiences

Built on open source Apache Kafka, IBM Event Streams is an event-streaming platform that helps you build smart applications that can react to events as they happen. IBM Event Streams benefits from the years of operational expertise IBM has running Apache Kafka for enterprises, making it perfect for mission-critical workloads.

A trusted Kafka offering

IBM has years of experience running Apache Kafka for clients.

See how KONE is using IBM event-streaming technology to run 24x7 predictive maintenance.

Use cases

Use streams of data to build responsive, engaging user experiences.

Facilitate machine learning

See the "real-time data streams" use case

Use events to move from batch processing to real-time and predictive analytics.

Connect and engage

Engage with IBM Distinguished Engineers and Apache Kafka experts.