We are using the Strimzi Operator to manage our instance of Kafka.

Kafka Access#

Here are the broker URLs For Kafka:

  • For external acces use odh-message-bus-kafka-bootstrap-opf-kafka.apps.smaug.na.operate-first.cloud:443

  • For internal access within MOC/smaug cluster use odh-message-bus-kafka-external-bootstrap.opf-kafka.svc:9093

SSL Certs#

To send/receive messages in Kafka you will need a topic and also credentials/certs to be able to access that topic.

Credentials/certs are generated per KafkaUser bases.

Adding Kafka topics#

To add Kafka topics follow the instructions here.

Adding Kafka users#

To add Kafka users follow the instructions here.