Press release

Confluent Receives Morgan Stanley CTO Innovation Award at 19th TechWeek and CTO Innovation Summit

Sponsored by Businesswire

., the event streaming platform pioneer, today announced Morgan
Stanley has recognized the company as one of its exceptional technology
partners with a CTO Innovation Award in the software category at its 19th
TechWeek and CTO Innovation Summit in Palo Alto, California. Confluent
was named the winner in the software category for its Confluent®
Platform, which was a key enabler in helping Morgan Stanley make more
efficient use of its real-time event streaming data.

“Confluent has become a lynchpin to harness Apache Kafka®
for improved operational transparency and timely data-driven decisions,“
said Yunchi Nam, Head of Data Engineering and Distinguished Engineer at
Morgan Stanley. “We are delighted with the improvements we have seen in
the monitoring of our business flows, speeding up lending approvals, and
providing better and more timely fraud analytics, and look forward to
expanding services to leverage the platform to simplify, automate, and
drive business decisions.”

“Data is only as valuable as your ability to quickly act on it,” said
Jay Kreps, co-founder and CEO, Confluent. “That is why industry leaders
like Morgan Stanley are reimagining their businesses around real-time
event streaming platforms. With Confluent, companies can instantly place
data from any source into context so they can act and engage with
customers and win in the modern economy.”

Morgan Stanley’s TechWeek & CTO Innovation Summit is an annual forum
that unites technology and business leaders from the firm, its vendor
ecosystem and promising startups to discuss innovation, future products
and partnership opportunities. The CTO Innovation Awards honor
innovative technology solutions that materially contribute to Morgan
Stanley’s technology platform.

Confluent recently released Confluent Platform 5.0 which introduced
significant new capabilities — making infrastructure more secure,
reliable and easier to manage, while enabling more powerful applications
with streaming data. Enterprises around the world, including AUDI,
Capital One, JPMorgan Chase, Nordea Bank, BT TV, and many
more trust Confluent to become more competitive with real-time data and
meet the needs of its customers.


Apache® and Apache Kafka® are either registered trademarks or
trademarks of the Apache Software Foundation in the United States and/or
other countries. No endorsement by the Apache Software Foundation is
implied by the use of these marks. All other trademarks are the property
of their respective owners.

About Confluent

Confluent, founded by the original creators of Apache Kafka, pioneered
the enterprise-ready event streaming platform. With Confluent,
organizations benefit from the first event streaming platform built for
the enterprise with the ease of use, scalability, security and
flexibility required by the most discerning global companies to run
their business in real time. Companies leading their respective
industries have realized success with this new platform paradigm to
transform their architectures to streaming from batch processing,
spanning on-premises and multi-cloud environments. Backed by Benchmark,
Index Ventures and Sequoia Capital, Confluent is headquartered in Palo
Alto and London with offices globally. To learn more, please visit
Download Confluent Platform and Confluent Cloud at