Get Started with Flink SQL
Confluent Cloud for Apache Flink®️ is currently available for Preview. A Preview feature is a
Confluent Cloud component that is being introduced to gain early feedback from
developers. Preview features can be used for evaluation and non-production
testing purposes or to provide feedback to Confluent. The warranty, SLA,
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apply to Preview features. Confluent may discontinue providing Preview
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discretion. Check out Getting Help for questions,
feedback and requests.
For Flink SQL features and limitations in the preview program, see
Notable Limitations in Public Preview.
Welcome to Confluent Cloud for Apache Flink®️. This section guides you through the steps to get your queries
running using the Confluent Cloud Console (browser-based) and the SQL Shell (CLI-based).
Confluent Cloud for Flink is currently in Public Preview and is supported in the following
regions on AWS:
If you’re currently using Confluent Cloud in a cloud or region that’s not supported
yet, so you can’t use your data in existing Kafka topics, you can still try out
Flink SQL using sample data generators, which are used, for example, in the
quick starts and How-to Guides.
Choose one of the following quick starts to get started with Flink SQL on
As Confluent Cloud for Flink is still in Public Preview, we are continously improving it
and we know there are still some rough edges. If at any time you get stuck,
have a question or want to provide feedback or feature requests, don’t hesitate
to reach out. Check out Get Help with Confluent Cloud for Flink for our support channels
during Public Preview.