Attention: This version of Event Streams has reached End of Support. For more information about supported versions, see the support matrix.

What’s new

Find out what is new in Event Streams version 10.1.0.

Apicurio Registry

Event Streams version 10.1.0 includes the open-source Apicurio Registry for managing schemas.

The Event Streams schema registry provided in earlier versions is deprecated in version 10.1.0 and later. If you are upgrading to Event Streams version 10.1.0 from an earlier version, you can migrate to the Apicurio Registry from the deprecated schema registry.

Support for Linux on IBM Z

In addition to Linux® 64-bit (x86_64) systems, Event Streams 10.1.0 is also supported on Linux on IBM® Z systems.

Kafka version upgraded to 2.6.0

Event Streams version 10.1.0 includes Kafka release 2.6.0, and supports the use of all Kafka interfaces.

Default resource requirements have changed

The minimum footprint for Event Streams has been reduced. See the updated tables for the resource requirements.

Support for Cruise Control

Event Streams supports the deployment and use of Cruise Control. Use Cruise Control to optimize your Kafka brokers by rebalancing the Kafka cluster based on a set of defined goals. Find out more about Cruise Control with Event Streams.