Topic Management

You can create, view, and edit Kafka topics by using the Confluent Control Center topic management interface. The topics are grouped by cluster.

Cluster Topics

The top-level page provides a list of topics for your cluster.

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Cluster Navigation

To navigate between clusters, click on the cluster dropdown on the upper-right corner and select the desired cluster.

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Note

Only managed clusters will appear in this dropdown

Sort and Filter

You can sort and filter the list of topics with the search box and by clicking header text.

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You can view internal Confluent topics that are hidden by default by clicking Show internal topics.

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Detailed View

To view more details about specific consumer group for a topic:

  1. Click the consumer group number.

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    Viewing a list of consumer groups on a topic

  2. Select the group.

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    Click the consumer group to view stream monitoring data

    This will navigate to the stream monitoring graph for that consumer group.

    Note

    Only consumer groups with monitoring interceptors set up will be viewable