The Kafka Transport sends data to a Kafka server.
On the Basic tab, you can specify:
Server URLs: the URLs of the Kafka servers to consume from. Corresponds to configuration ‘bootstrap.server’.
Topic Name: the topic to publish to.
Acknowledgement Method: the desired acknowledgment method. Corresponds to option ‘acks’.
Number of Retries: the number of times to retry on publish error. Corresponds to option ‘retries’.
On the Advanced tab, you can specify:
Record Buffer Size: the total bytes of memory the producer will use to buffer records waiting to be sent. Corresponds to option ‘buffer.memory’
Compression Type: the compression to apply if desired. Corresponds to ‘compression.type’ option
Additional Configurations: any additional configurations can be entered here in key / value Format.