Apache Kafka-wire compatible solutions
While we don't officially support alternatives solutions to Apache Kafka, they follow the same protocol as Apache Kafka so they should work.

Azure Event Hubs

Event Hubs is a fully managed, cloud-native service provided on Azure.
The concepts are similar:
Kafka Concept
Event Hubs Concept
Cluster
Namespace
Topic
Event Hub
Partition
Partition
Consumer Group
Consumer Group
Offset
Offset

Connecting to Event Hubs in Conduktor

You can use this configuration snippet:
bootstrap.servers=NAMESPACENAME.servicebus.windows.net:9093
security.protocol=SASL_SSL
sasl.mechanism=PLAIN
sasl.jaas.config=org.apache.kafka.common.security.plain.PlainLoginModule required username="$ConnectionString" password="{YOUR.EVENTHUBS.CONNECTION.STRING}";
... password="Endpoint=sb://mynamespace.servicebus.windows.net/;SharedAccessKeyName=RootManageSharedAccessKey;SharedAccessKey=XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX";

Redpanda

Redpanda is an Apache Kafka compatible event streaming platform. No Zookeeper, no JVM, and no code changes required.
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