Kafka actions that produce Atlas entities
After the Kafka application is integrated with Atlas, entities are created in Atlas to represent the metadata.
The following table show a summary of the entities created in Atlas to represent the metadata.
|Topic entities||Represents a Kafka topic|
|Producer entity||Represents a Kafka producer client. Producers are identified by their client.id.|
|Consumer entity||Represents a Kafka consumer client. Consumers are identified by their client.id.|
Represents a consumer group. Consumer groups are identified by their consumer group ID.
|Producer lineage entity||Artificial process type entity to support the lineage of producers.|
|Consumer lineage entity||Artificial process type entity to support the lineage of consumers|