Kafka Connect InfluxDB Connector¶
The InfluxDB Connector is used to send data from Kafka to a downstream InfluxDB Server.
Install the InfluxDB Connector¶
You can install this connector by using the Confluent Hub client (recommended) or you can manually download the ZIP file.
Install Connector Using Confluent Hub¶
- Confluent Hub Client must be installed. This is installed by default with Confluent Enterprise.
Navigate to your Confluent Platform installation directory and run this command to install the latest (
latest) connector version.
The connector must be installed on every machine where Connect will be run.
confluent-hub install confluentinc/kafka-connect-influxdb:latest
You can install a specific version by replacing
latest with a version number. For example:
confluent-hub install confluentinc/kafka-connect-influxdb:1.0.0-preview