Configure Apache Kafka for SMM

After you have installed and configured Apache Kafka, enable producer metrics, you must also set one configuration parameter to enable Kafka and SMM to communicate.

  • You have installed Apache Kafka either by installing CDH 6.3.0 or later, or by using the CDK 4.1 parcel to install Apache Kafka onto CDH 5.13.0 or later.
  • You have configured Kafka according to your use case needs. Use the information available in Apache Kafka Administration to configure Kafka as needed.
  1. Select Kafka from your cluster drop-down, and then select the Configuration tab.
  2. Ensure that the Enable Producer Metrics check box is selected.