The latest news about Kpow from the Factor House team

Latest Release (89.4)

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Release 89.4: Connect Inspect RBAC Permission

Friday, August 26th 2022 by Factor House

Kpow v98.4 introduces a new CONNECT_INSPECT RBAC permission and fixes a number of minor UI bugs.

Release 89.3: Optional Log Cleaner Check Disable

Thursday, August 11th 2022 by Factor House

Kpow v89.3 introduces the ability to disable the log.cleaner.enable=true broker configuration check that Kpow requires for default installations.

Release 89.2: Data Inspect and SAML Auth Improvements

Monday, August 8th 2022 by Factor House

Kpow v89.2 resolves minor issues with XML messages in Data Inspect and relay state when re-authenticating SAML sessions.

Release 89.1: Search Speed and Managed Connect

Tuesday, August 2nd 2022 by Factor House

Kpow v89.1 is a major feature release that includes up to 20x improvement to Data Inspect speed, support for Confluent Managed Connect, support for Confluent Managed Connect, and support for MSK Serverless.

Release 88.7: Kafka Idempotent Producer Bug

Thursday, June 2nd 2022 by Factor House

Kpow v88.7 resolves a minor issue introduced in Kafka 3.2.0

Release 88.6: AWS Glue Protobuf Support

Friday, May 27th 2022 by Factor House

Kpow v88.6 brings Protobuf support for AWS Glue, easy configuration of JSON application logs, improved orphan schema detection, a JDK17 docker image, and improves integration with both Confluent Cloud and Confluent Schema Registry.

Release 88.5: Confluent Cloud Metrics API

Tuesday, May 10th 2022 by Factor House

Kpow v88.5 brings improved integration with the Confluent Cloud Metrics API for large cloud clusters, and a number of minor improvements and bug fixes.

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.