About Apache Flink

Apache Flink is an open source stream processing platform for real-time analytics and real-time applications. Apache Flink provides efficient, fast, accurate, and fault tolerant handling of massive streams of events. Apache Flink also supports batch processing as a special case of stream processing.

data Artisans engineers wrote the first line of what would later become Apache Flink in 2010. data Artisans is 100% dedicated to pushing Apache Flink forward as members of the open source community.
In this high-level overview of Apache Flink, we’ll highlight a selection of Apache Flink’s key features and will provide links to additional resources for more detail.

If you’re new to stream processing and would like to learn more, we recommend starting with our “What is stream processing?” overview.