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Kafka Manager

A tool for managing Apache Kafka, developed by Yahoo
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What is Kafka Manager?

This interface makes it easier to identify topics which are unevenly distributed across the cluster or have partition leaders unevenly distributed across the cluster. It supports management of multiple clusters, preferred replica election, replica re-assignment, and topic creation. It is also great for getting a quick bird’s eye view of the cluster.
Kafka Manager is a tool in the Kafka Tools category of a tech stack.
Kafka Manager is an open source tool with 10.4K GitHub stars and 2.4K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Kafka Manager's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Kafka Manager?

Companies
10 companies reportedly use Kafka Manager in their tech stacks, including XYZ Technology, Yahoo!, and Kaidee.

Developers
51 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Kafka Manager.

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Pros of Kafka Manager
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Better Insights for Kafka cluster

Kafka Manager's Features

  • Manage multiple clusters
  • Easy inspection of cluster state (topics, brokers, replica distribution, partition distribution)
  • Run preferred replica election
  • Generate partition assignments (based on current state of cluster)
  • Run reassignment of partition (based on generated assignments)

Kafka Manager Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Kafka Manager?
Zookeeper
A centralized service for maintaining configuration information, naming, providing distributed synchronization, and providing group services. All of these kinds of services are used in some form or another by distributed applications.
rdkafka
This gem is a modern Kafka client library for Ruby based on librdkafka. It wraps the production-ready C client using the ffi gem and targets Kafka 1.0+ and Ruby 2.3+.
KafkaHQ
It is a Kafka GUI for topics, topics data, consumers group, schema registry, connect and more. It works with modern Kafka cluster.
Kafdrop
It is a web UI for viewing Kafka topics and browsing consumer groups. The tool displays information such as brokers, topics, partitions, consumers, and lets you view messages.
Kafka UI
It is a simple tool that makes your data flows observable, helps find and troubleshoot issues faster and deliver optimal performance. Its lightweight dashboard makes it easy to track key metrics of your Kafka clusters - Brokers, Topics, Partitions, Production, and Consumption.
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Kafka Manager's Followers
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