Confluent delivers solutions to more than 160 companies across the globe. It was founded by the creators of Apache Kafka and has grown into a $2.5 billion company. It builds streaming platforms that enable companies to easily access data as real-time streams and it focuses on the open-source Apache Kafka real-time messaging technology. Confluent’s vision is to, ‘Build an event streaming platform and put it at the heart of every company’. Netflix, Airbnb, Hotels.com, Uber, Spotify, Cisco, Goldman Sachs, and Walmart, are some of Confluent’s top clients.