One solution for the whole organization

Start free and upgrade as your needs grow.

No trials. No Fees.
Only Kadeck let’s you
start and stay free.

Try the industry’s most comprehensive Kafka UI solution.
Use it for free as long as you like. Upgrade to a paid version only when
you need additional features and capabilities.

Desktop for individuals

Run Kadeck Desktop on MacOS, Windows and Linux


Free desktop application
One Apache Kafka cluster
Remote and local cluster
All security protocols
Data catalog
Save two filters as
default views


Upgrade for Desktop
per month,
billed annually
Everything in Desktop, and:
Unlimited clusters
Create unlimited views
Use unlimited filters
Manage ACLs & quotas
Export & more

Teams for collaboration

Run Kadeck Teams as a container in your own infrastructure


Free deployment for 5 users
Get started with up to 5 users
Deploy in your infrastructure
One Apache Kafka cluster
All security protocols
Data catalog
Save two filters as
default views
Share data views


10+ users and enterprise features
per user/month,
billed annually
Everything in Teams, and:
Unlimited clusters
Create unlimited views
Use unlimited filters
Manage ACLs & Quotas
Monitoring next release
Data masking & 
password policies
LDAP & Audit log

Compare plans & features

Kadeck Teams is perfect for teams who want to collaborate through a centralized platform.
Kadeck Professional is ideal for professionals who work independently to support different clients.




Basic features

Apache Kafka
Supports all Apache Kafka flavors
API-compatible platforms
All API-compatible flavors are supported, including Redpanda
All security standards are supported, including AWS IAM and others
Manage multiple clusters
one connection
Amazon Kinesis

Data Exploration

Data Browser
Data views
default view only
Flow view
Time distribution view
Search for value or keys
Search using regex
No-code attribute filters
Data Catalog Basic
active connection
all connections
Data Catalog Advanced
For 5 users on Teams Free
Share views as links
For 5 users on Teams Free


JavaScript V8 Engine
Filter data with JavaScript
Transform data with JavaScript


Intelligent Health Assistant
Cluster Metrics
Topic Metrics
Consumer Metrics

Advanced features

Consumer Management
Change offsets, delete, and more
Topic Management
Create, empty, delete, change configuration, labels & owners, and more
Ingest data
Ingest data to another stream
Custom Codecs
Build custom codecs for read/write
Schema Registry Management
Confluent, Apicurio, and more
Kafka Connect Management
ACLs Management
Quota Management
Data Masking


Kadeck Teams
Groups & Roles
Fine-granular rights management
For 5 users on Teams Free
Data Owners & Governance
For 5 users on Teams Free
Collaborate on data views
For 5 users on Teams Free
Document API & data products
For 5 users on Teams Free
Share links to views & data
For 5 users on Teams Free
For topics, ACLs & consumer groups
For 5 users on Teams Free
Audit log


Container or VM
e.g., Active Directory
Password policies
Okta, Keycloak and more
License re-assignment
For 5 users on Teams Free
Desktop Business
(contact us)
Floating licenses
Optional, 30+ users


Priority Support

Try before you buy

Try Kadeck's free Teams and Desktop versions to be sure it's right for you. For enterprise and SMB evaluations, please contact us. We will be happy to assist.


If you can't find what you're looking for, please don't hesitate to contact support.

Is Kadeck Teams free?

Yes, Kadeck Teams is free and can be used in commercial environments. Kadeck Teams supports teams of up to 5 users.
Note that the free Kadeck Teams isn’t a trial version. Use it for free as long as you like, or until you’re ready to upgrade to a paid version.

Do you offer custom invoicing?

For Kadeck Teams Enterprise version you will receive pricing quotes and invoices. For Kadeck Desktop we offer custom invoicing for 10 or more user licenses. Please contact us for more information.

Can I run Kadeck without a connection?

Yes, Kadeck doesn't need an internet connection to run. You can even activate licenses using our offline activation process via our self-service portal.

Will Kadeck Teams run in the cloud?

Yes, Kadeck Teams can run in your own cloud or on-prem infrastructure. The data never leaves your infrastructure. Please contact us for a managed variant.

Can I reassign Kadeck licenses?

Each Kadeck Desktop Professional license is bound to a single individual (real person). You cannot share or reassign these licenses, e.g. if a colleague leaves the team. If you need reassignable Kadeck Desktop licenses, please don't hesitate to contact us.

Kadeck Teams you can manage access to Kadeck at any time. Kadeck includes support for LDAP, such as Active Directory.

Where is Kadeck Web?

Kadeck Web has been replaced by Kadeck Teams.