What's New in Apache Kafka
Learn about the new features of Kafka in Cloudera Runtime 7.2.6.
Kafka no longer uses non-FIPS compatible algorithms by default
Murmur3 hashing is introduced for the log cleaner when it builds offset maps. In
addition, to the introduction of the new hashing algorithm, the default algorithm used is
also changed to Murmur3. The previous default was MD5. If required, MD5 can still be used by
cloudera.log.cleaner.hashing.algorithm=MD5 to the Kafka
Broker Advanced Configuration Snippet (Safety Valve) for kafka.properties
property in Cloudera Manager.