Features of Klaw
Explore the comprehensive range of features Klaw offers to manage your Apache Kafka® ecosystem more efficiently.
|Easily request and approve Apache Kafka topics for your applications.
|Manage access control by requesting and approving Producer and Consumer access to Apache Kafka topics.
|Request and approve Avro schemas, compatible with Karapace and Confluent schema registry.
|Request and approve Apache Kafka Connectors for streamlined data integration.
|Promote topics, schemas, connectors
|Define a hierarchy of environments and effortlessly promote entities to higher environments.
|Topic naming conventions
|Enforce naming conventions using prefixes, suffixes, or regex on topic names.
|Manage multiple versions of schemas efficiently.
|Reset consumer offsets
|Gain the ability to reset consumer offsets for specific consumer groups per topic.
|View Apache Kafka events
|Easily view events on any Apache Kafka topic for better monitoring and debugging.
|Access dashboard to see the topics for which your team has created ACLs, both as a producer and consumer.
|View consumer lag
|Keep track of consumer offsets and view lags for a consumer group.
|Sync topics to a cluster
|Synchronize topics with any new or existing Apache Kafka cluster seamlessly.
|Sync topics from a cluster
|Synchronize topics from any Apache Kafka cluster to Klaw.
|Sync ACLs to a cluster
|Ensure access control by synchronizing access control lists with new or existing Apache Kafka clusters.
|Sync ACLs from a cluster
|Ensure the security of your Apache Kafka topics by synchronizing access control lists from any Apache Kafka cluster with Klaw.
|Sync schemas to a cluster
|Maintain consistency by synchronizing schemas, including all versions, to new or existing schema registry clusters.
|Sync schemas from a cluster
|Ensure schema consistency by synchronizing schemas from any schema registry cluster to Klaw.
|Sync connectors from a cluster
|Efficiently manage connectors by syncing them from any Apache Kafka Connect cluster to Klaw.
|Import / export Klaw data
|Easily export Klaw metadata to JSON files and import it into another Klaw instance for data security and smooth transitions.
|Secured Apache Kafka topics
|Secure and protect Apache Kafka topics, schemas, and access control lists with defined ownership and access control.
|Controlled access to users
|Define granular roles and permissions, allowing users to view, request, and modify entities as needed.
|Apache Kafka connectivity PLAINTEXT/SSL/SASL
|Connect Klaw to Apache Kafka clusters using PLAINTEXT, SSL, or SASL mechanisms.
|Stay informed with email notifications for every request, approval, and Apache Kafka cluster change.
|Analytics / Reports
|Access and download reports on your requests, topics, consumer groups, and ACL ownership in Klaw. Data availability varies based on your role as USER or SUPERADMIN.
|Keep track of every request, approval, and change with a comprehensive audit history.
|Apache Kafka flavor support
|Klaw is compatible with multiple Apache Kafka flavors, including Apache Kafka, Aiven Apache Kafka, Confluent Apache Kafka, and Confluent Cloud Apache Kafka.
|Klaw login AD/SSO/DB
|Users can log in to Klaw using Windows AD, SSO providers like Azure and Google. Klaw also offers the option to configure any third-party login account as well as using a database account.
It is possible to send a message to the administrator of Klaw by clicking the help button on the top right of the screen.
If you find any issue with the project or have a suggestion or improvement, we recommend you submit an issue to the project. You can do this by clicking on help and selecting Raise a git issue option, or you can directly open an issue by accessing this link: GitHub issues
Klaw is continuously evolving, and many other minor features are also available that are not listed above.