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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Aug 25, 2023

Kafka Source and Sink Conenctor to run as Service within IBM MQ

9.3.3 allows support for Kafka Source and Sink conenctors.

Can the conenctors be part of the product and be added as service within IBM MQ product.

Right now we have to setup a different service managed fully outside IBM MQ.  Is it possible to have the connector as part of the product.

Thsi allows the admin to start multiple instances which can conenct to different kafka endpoints.


Idea priority Low
  • Admin
    Mark Taylor
    Sep 12, 2023

    This is not someething we would expect to provide in MQ. The standard way of managing the execution of these components would be to use Kafka Connect.