Kerberos for Kafka Prerequisites
If you are configuring Kafka for Kerberos, your cluster must meet some prerequisites before you can enable Kerberos.
Ambari-managed cluster with Kafka installed.
|“Installing, Configuring, and Deploying a Cluster” (link below)|
|Key Distribution Center (KDC) server installed and running||“Installing and Configuring the KDC” (link below)|
|JCE installed on all hosts on the cluster (including the Ambari server)||“Enabling Kerberos Authentication Using Ambari” (link below)|
Links are for Ambari 18.104.22.168.
When all prerequisites are fulfilled, enable Kerberos security. For more information see “Launching the Kerberos Wizard (Automated Setup)” (link below).