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Kafka 3.0.0 Released

Kafka 3.0.0 Released

Cloudera Employee

We are pleased to announce the release of the Cloudera Distribution of Apache Kafka 3.0.0 for CDH 5.  Apache Kafka is a highly scalable, distributed, publish-subscribe messaging system.


Cloudera Distribution of Apache Kafka 3.0.0 is a major release based on Apache Kafka


Notable Issues Fixed in Cloudera Distribution of Apache Kafka 3.0.0:

  • [KAFKA-5135] - Controller Health Metrics (KIP-143)
  • [KAFKA-4422] - Drop support for Scala 2.10 (KIP-119)
  • [KAFKA-3995] - Split the ProducerBatch and resend when received RecordTooLargeException
  • [KAFKA-4815] - Idempotent/transactional Producer (KIP-98)
  • [KAFKA-3878] - Exponential backoff for broker reconnect attempts (KIP-144)
  • [KAFKA-4790] - Kafka cannot recover after a disk full

All backported fixes can be viewed in the git release notes here or on our website under the Issues fixed section.


We look forward to you trying Kafka 3.0.0. For more information, please use the links below:


As always, we welcome your feedback. Please send your comments and suggestions through our community forums.