Ansible Playbooks for Confluent Platform
Ansible Playbooks for Confluent Platform offers a simple way to configure and deploy Confluent Platform. The topics in this
section describe using Ansible Playbooks to install Confluent Platform.
The topics assume basic knowledge of how Ansible playbooks work. If you
want to learn more about Ansible playbooks, see these resources:
The Ansible playbooks provided by Confluent perform the following operations:
- Installs Confluent Platform using packages or archives.
- Starts services using
- Provides variables for configuring security settings for Confluent Platform.
- Provides options for monitoring Confluent Platform.
You can install the services listed below using the Ansible playbooks provided
- Apache ZooKeeper™
- Apache Kafka®
- Confluent Schema Registry
- REST Proxy
- Confluent Control Center
- Kafka Connect (distributed mode)
- Confluent Replicator
The cp-ansible repository
provides the playbooks and templates that allow you to easily provision the
Confluent Platform in your environment.
For those with a Confluent Support contract, issues or feature
requests can be reported to Confluent Support.
For those without a Confluent Support contract, report issues at cp-ansible
GitHub repo. Review and
follow How to Contribute if
you want to contribute to the project.