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The latest news about Kpow from the Factor House team

Release 88.4: Security, Performance and Resizable Columns

Thursday, April 14th 2022 by Factor House

Kpow v88.4 brings nice new UI features including resizable columns and easy JSON export of tabular data. Performance and security improvements are also included.

Release 88.2: Flink Consumers and Encrypted Configuration

Friday, February 25th 2022 by Factor House

Kpow v88.2 introduces improved support for monitoring Flink consumers, the ability to encrypt your Kpow configuration to avoid passwords in plaintext, new configuration options for connecting to Confluent Schema Registries that require mutual TLS for authentication, and more.

Release 88.1: A New Release Model

Tuesday, January 18th 2022 by Factor House

Kpow v88.1 is the first release to follow our new Major.Minor release model.

Release 88: Message Header Production and Protobuf Improvements

Tuesday, December 21st 2021 by Factor House

Kpow v88 features support for producing with message headers, protobuf referenced schemas, a new topic partition increase function, and much more.

Release 87: AVRO Decimal Logical Type Support

Thursday, November 4th 2021 by Factor House

Kpow v87 features support for AVRO Decimal Logical Type fields in both Data Inspect and Data Produce, improved Data Import UX for CSV message upload, and support for RHOSAK.

Release 86: Compute Performance and AWS Glue UX

Friday, October 15th 2021 by Factor House

Kpow v86 features improved Kpow snapshot compute performance and an updated Schema UI that shows AWS Glue schema status.

Release 85: Data Masking Improvements

Monday, October 11th 2021 by Factor House

Kpow v85 features improved Data Masking support and a new ConsumerOffsets serde in Data Inspect.

Release 84: AWS Glue Schema Registry

Thursday, September 30th 2021 by Factor House

Kpow v84 features support for AWS Glue Schema Registry, AWS IAM MSK authentication, and improved Data Produce UX.

Release 83: Bulk Import, Multi-Produce, kJQ Search

Monday, September 13th 2021 by Factor House

Kpow v83 features bulk message import, multi-message produce, improved kJQ filters, Github Teams RBAC integration, MSK IAM authentication, and more.

Top 5 Reasons to use Kpow for Apache Kafka

Monday, August 23rd 2021 by Derek Troy-West

Kpow is the simple, secure, commercially supported, enterprise-ready Kafka toolkit that empowers your team and saves your organisation time and money.