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The latest news about Kpow from the Factor House team

Operatr.IO has a new name: Meet Factor House

Friday, September 16th 2022 by Kylie Troy-West

This news has been many months in the making. Today Derek, Tom, and I are proud to share our new look and name with the world. Factor House has arrived.

Apache Kafka 3.2.0: Idempotent Producer Breaking Change

Thursday, June 2nd 2022 by Derek Troy-West

Apache Kafka KIP-679 changes the behaviour of default Producer configuration to enable idempotence by default. This change can cause message production to fail after updating to the 3.2.0 kafka-client libraries.

Amazon Corretto 11 Memory Issues

Monday, May 16th 2022 by Derek Troy-West

A recent move to v2 cgroups by a number of Linux distributions (including Amazon Linux 2022 and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9) highlights an issue in Amazon Corretto 11 where the JVM process can cause a Docker container to exit with OOMKilled errors.

Top 5 Reasons to use Kpow for Apache Kafka

Monday, August 23rd 2021 by Derek Troy-West

Kpow is the simple, secure, commercially supported, enterprise-ready Kafka toolkit that empowers your team and saves your organisation time and money.

How can I help? Onboarding to Red Hat Marketplace

Tuesday, June 22nd 2021 by Kylie Troy-West

Cloud marketplaces provide a frictionless way to sell software globally. Discover Factor House's experience with Red Hat Marketplace and the benefits of becoming a product partner.

Kpow Launches on the Red Hat Marketplace

Tuesday, May 18th 2021 by Kylie Troy-West

Factor House is excited to announce that Kpow, our flagship Apache Kafka tooling solution, is now available through Red Hat Marketplace.