Cut costs by 40% on Apache Kafka®

  • Predictable pricing without variable costs.
  • On the cloud of your choice.
  • Build your streaming data pipelines.
  • 99.99% uptime. 100% human support.

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How Aiven helps control costs for Apache Kafka®

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Increase agility

Boost your development speed by eliminating legacy code.


  • Vendor Consolidation: Access a comprehensive data platform featuring 10 popular open source data technologies.
  • Simplified Developer Experience: Enjoy a consistent and user-friendly interface for seamless development across all services.
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Simplify platform architecture

One-stop solution that can be deployed across clouds.


  • Flexible Deployment Options: Deploy your applications in your preferred cloud environment, including public clouds, marketplaces, or across multiple clouds.
  • Leverage Savings Plans: Use Aiven's Bring Your Own Cloud (BYOC) deployment model to use any cost-saving plans offered by your cloud service providers (CSPs) while using the Aiven platform in your cloud account.
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Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)

Leverage Aiven’s cloud experts to ensure optimal usage of your cloud resources.


  • Extensive Cloud Coverage & Migration: Choose from 5 clouds and 100+ regions, enabling easy migration and potential cost savings.
  • Transparent Pricing & Service Flexibility: Enjoy predictable pricing, integrate technologies with a few clicks, easily turn on/off or scale up/down your workloads to optimize costs based on your needs.

Finding the perfect fit for your business

Book a tailored demo

30 mins. No strings attached

Enjoy high availability even with the smallest plan

  • Startup

    starting from

    $290/month

    $0.40/hour
    • 3 dedicated VMs
    • 2 CPU per VM
    • 2 GB RAM per VM
    • 90 GB total cluster storage

    Add-ons

  • Business

    starting from

    $725/month

    $0.99/hour
    • 3 dedicated VMs
    • 2-8 CPU per VM
    • 4-32 GB RAM per VM
    • 600-4500 GB total cluster storage
    • Everything in Startup, plus support for Kafka Connect in the same cluster

    Add-ons

  • Premium

    starting from

    $2,800/month

    $3.84/hour
    • 6-30 dedicated VMs
    • 2-8 CPU per VM
    • 8-32 GB RAM per VM
    • 2250-45000 GB total cluster storage
    • Everything in Business, plus more compute and storage capacity

    Add-ons

Need help? Use our Kafka plan finder tool to get a recommended Kafka® plan based on your unique data needs and requirements.

Data retention is only limited by storage. For information about annual discount or plan capacity beyond the listed plans, please contact us

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You can speak to a US-based Kafka expert to discuss how we can support your projects. After choosing your preferred meeting slot, we will send you a meeting invitation.

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