Role-based Access Control (RBAC) on Confluent Cloud

Confluent Cloud role-based access control (RBAC) lets you control access to an organization, environment, cluster, or granular Kafka resources (topics, consumer groups, and transactional IDs), Schema Registry resources, and ksqlDB resources based on predefined roles and access permissions. Use RBAC to protect your Confluent Cloud resources and data by authorizing and restricting access to principals and by delegating access authorization to the appropriate business units and teams in your organization.

The following concepts are important to understand before using RBAC: