Beam reads your data from a diverse set of supported sources, no matter if it’s on-prem or in the cloud.
Beam executes your business logic for both batch and streaming use cases.
Beam writes the results of your data processing logic to the most popular data sinks in the industry.
You Choose Your Favorite Environment and Programming Language!
Choose your runner
A Beam pipeline can execute in the most popular distributed data processing systems - choose a commercial service such as Google Cloud Dataflow or Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics, or roll your own Spark or Flink clusters.
Choose your language
You can write Apache Beam pipelines in your programming language of choice: Java, Python and Go. Learn More.
Apache Beam Features
A simplified, single programming model for both batch and streaming use cases for every member of your data and application teams.
Apache Beam is extensible, with projects such as TensorFlow Extended and Apache Hop built on top of Apache Beam.
Execute pipelines on multiple execution environments (runners), providing flexibility and avoiding lock-in.
Open, community-based development and support to help evolve your application and meet the needs of your specific use cases.
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Try Beam Playground
Beam Playground is an interactive environment to try out Beam transforms and examples without having to install Apache Beam in your environment.
You can try the Apache Beam examples at Beam Playground (Beta).
Apache Beam Runs in These Environments
Case Studies Powered by Apache Beam
Seznam, a Czech search engine, has been an early contributor and adopter of Apache Beam, and they migrated several petabyte-scale workloads to Apache Beam pipelines.
Apache Beam provides Ricardo, a leading Swiss second hand marketplace, with a scalable and reliable data processing framework that supports fundamental business scenarios and enables real-time and ML data processing.
Apache Hop, an open-source data orchestration platform, uses Apache Beam to “design once, run anywhere” and creates a value-add for Apache Beam users by enabling visual pipeline development and lifecycle management.