Press Release: Helping companies to work from home during corona crisis

Update on March 7, 2021
The period of free use of KaDeck Professional ends. 
KaDeck Professional was made available free of charge to our users shortly after the pandemic began a year ago. 

What do users need to know?
The current free Professional version is automatically converted into a 7-day trial version that unlocks additional features. After this trial period, KaDeck Desktop can still be used with the functionality of the KaDeck Free package (formerly Community). 

For existing users we offer a transition period of 40 days so that you have enough time to decide on the next steps. 

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March 30, 2020, Frankfurt am Main, Germany – Xeotek GmbH today announced that KaDeck Professional can be used free of charge until July 1, 2020, in the face of the global corona crisis.

“Stay home and stay healthy. These sentences are being heard every day lately and, given the global situation, the advice should be heeded. Millions of people around the world are working to help patients affected by the coronavirus and to keep the essential infrastructures up and running. I would like to take this opportunity to thank all these people: in these times, solidarity is greater than ever before and humanity is making an outstanding showing,” writes Benjamin Buick, CEO of Xeotek GmbH, in an article on the company blog. “We have thought about how we can make our contribution. Big Data makes it possible to automate important processes of entire companies and thus plays a decisive role in keeping the economy going. As a provider of software solutions for Apache Kafka, it is therefore important for us to support developers, business units and application operations in this work from home”.

Xeotek KaDeck is the data hub for Apache Kafka and enables entire teams consisting of developers, business users and application operations to easily develop, analyze and operate data-driven big data applications with Apache Kafka.

KaDeck Professional is one of three versions and allows remote work from the user’s desktop computer.

Licenses for the free use of Xeotek KaDeck Professional until July 1, 2020 can be obtained from a specially created page at .

Information about Xeotek

Xeotek GmbH is a software startup based in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. The first product of Xeotek was released in 2019 under the name KaDeck. KaDeck is the data hub for Apache Kafka intends to revolutionize the way Big Data applications are developed. KaDeck is currently used by over 3,000 users worldwide. In 2020, in addition to the data integration solution Xeotek SAAPIX for Apache Kafka & SAP® Software (e.g. SAP® HANA), the Xeotek Enterprise Data Platform, a lean and flexible data platform for entry into data-driven use cases, was introduced.