Confluent Cloud Environments

You can define multiple environments for Confluent Cloud. Each environment can have its own Confluent Cloud Schema Registry instance.

Create Environment

Follow these instructions to create an environment.

  1. Click the Confluent Cloud settings and choose Environment -> Add environment.

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  2. Name your environment. The environment name must start and end with alphanumeric characters, can contain hyphens and underscores, and cannot contain spaces.

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You can now create a cluster or try the Confluent Cloud Quick Start.

Update Environment

Follow these instructions to update an environment name.

  1. Click the Confluent Cloud settings and choose ADMINISTRATION -> Environments.

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  2. Click the Update name link next to the cluster name.

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  3. Specify your cluster name to confirm deletion and click Save.

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Delete Environment

Follow these instructions to delete an account.

Important

When you delete an account, all clusters (e.g. Apache Kafka®, Schema Registry) are deleted from the account.

  1. Click the Confluent Cloud settings and choose ADMINISTRATION -> Environments.

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  2. Click the Delete link next to the cluster name.

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  3. Specify your cluster name to confirm deletion and click Continue.

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