You can configure the following properties for the Kafka target service type:
Name for the Kafka target service. Maximum length is 32 characters.
Description of the target service. Maximum length is 256 characters.
The IP address and port combination of the Kafka messaging system broker.
Topic on which the Kafka target service sends messages.
An ID string to pass to the server when making requests. The purpose of this is to be able to track the source of requests beyond just ip/port by allowing a logical application name to be included in server-side request logging.
Indicates whether Kafka has Kerberos authentication enabled. Select one of the following options:
Kerberos stores configuration information in a file named
. Copy the
file to the Edge Data Streaming
directory on which you deploy the Kafka entity.
The fully qualified name Keytab file name. Specify the Keytab file name if you select the Kerberos enabled security mode.
The Kerberos principal name. Specify the Keytab file name if you select the Kerberos enabled security mode.
Kafka Service Name
The Kafka service name. Specify the Keytab file name if you select the Kerberos enabled security mode.
The properties that are used to connect to Kafka. Specify the values as key value pairs.
Retry on Failure
Indicates that the target service should try to write to the target if the operation fails the first time.
Number of Retries
The number of times the target service should retry to write to the source.
Delay between Retries
Time in milliseconds between successive retries.
You can monitor the following statistic for the Kafka target service type:
Receive Rate (Per Sec)
Events Reassigned. The number messages that the source service resends to the target service when it has not received acknowledgment from the target service.