Big news this month! First and foremost, Confluent Platform 3.2.0 with Apache Kafka® 0.10.2.0 was released! Read about the new features, check out all 200 bug fixes and performance improvements and then download Confluent Platform 3.2.0 and try it out.
Thanks to Ismael Juma, there is already a plan for the next release of Apache Kafka – 0.11.0.0, so you can check out the features planned for June. The big ticket items are exactly-once and transactions, dropping support for Java 7, and disabling unclean leader election by default.
Notable KIPs this month include:
Notable Blog posts:
Our Confluent Community Slack Channel is thriving – with 500 members and lively discussions on Apache Kafka and all ecosystem projects. The community is still new, but next month we’ll share highlights from the community discussions. You are invited to join.
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