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Native Kafka Monitoring

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Would like to be able to monitor a Kafka environment without having to hack together the unsupported JMX probe or run a series of load intensive shell scripts.

jmx kafka mq snmp

Created on Oct 26, 2021 1:38:45 PM by  David Dinner (0) 1



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Hello David,

Thank you for your message.

Can you please open a feature request and describe what you would like to monitor exactly. If there is multiple users in the same case, then the feature will be added in our backlog.

Regards.

Created on Oct 28, 2021 6:04:09 AM by  Florian Lesage [Paessler Support]



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I think this is a good reference but this might be a bigger lift by bringing in native JMX monitoring. Nagios and Zabbix seem to have it for Kafka.

Here is a good reference: https://blog.serverdensity.com/how-to-monitor-kafka/

Most importantly is being able to specify the topics to monitor.

Created on Oct 28, 2021 12:01:45 PM by  David Dinner (0) 1



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Thank you for this resource. Can you please add it in your feature request as well, this might help the developers in the analysis process.

Created on Oct 28, 2021 12:17:33 PM by  Florian Lesage [Paessler Support]



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