Announcing Azul Vulnerability Detection - a revolutionary new product that addresses critical security gaps in your software supply chain

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Improve Kafka performance and get 45% more throughput with Azul

Azul Platform Prime ensures Apache Kafka streams perfectly.

Kafka is written in Java and Scala and runs on the JVM. Azul improves throughput and responsiveness by 45%, and eliminates the problems of garbage collection pauses without changing a single line of code.


Deliver even faster event-streaming.

Customers tell us that out-of-the box Kafka delivers a 20% improvement in raw speed with Azul Platform Prime’s Falcon Compiler.


Reduce Pauses.

Improve quality of service for Kafka users by eliminating Java pauses, stalls, and stop-the-world failures.


Fewer pauses and faster streaming means more infrastructure savings.

Meet your Kafka SLA targets with fewer cloud instances and/or fewer servers.

Kafka Throughput on Azul Platform Prime vs OpenJDK

45% higher maximum throughput than OpenJDK

Our Simple Kafka End-to-End benchmark measures producer and consumer throughput and overall latency on a simple Kafka installation.

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Explore big data technologies with Azul.

Azul Platform Prime reduces infrastructure costs and improves performance of your big data stack, including Kafka, Cassandra, Spark, and Hadoop.

Explore Big Data with Azul
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Get started with Kafka and Azul

Learn how to get started with Kafka and Azul Platform Prime, to improve performance out of the box.

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The Total Economic Impact of Azul Zing eBook by Forrester

224% ROI over 3 years and payback in under 3 months for Azul Platform Prime.

Forrester Consulting conducted a Total Economic Impact™ study to evaluate the return on investment of Azul Platform Prime based on customers’ actual results. The results were game-changing.

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Why did Workday standardize on Azul Platform Prime?

Learn how the Workday OMS team reduced operational tickets by over 95%.

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Azul powers the modern cloud enterprise.

Azul delivers the turbocharged performance you need to handle the scale of Java-based big data while actually reducing your infrastructure requirements.