Today, we're excited to announce the release of Confluent Platform 7.5.
We are unveiling the most recent iteration of the Confluent Platform, version 7.5. This release builds upon Apache Kafka 3.5, reinforcing our product's core principles of being cloud-native, complete, and everywhere, while also introducing innovative functionalities.
- SSO for Control Center (C3) for Confluent Platform - Streamline Confluent usage and integration with SSO for Control Center, supporting third-party IDPs and REST API use with preferred languages and third-party solutions.
- Confluent REST Proxy Produce v3 API - Streamline interfacing with the Confluent platform with REST Proxy Produce API V3 by supporting custom headers, and streaming mode.
- Bidirectional Cluster Linking - Optimize disaster recovery and increase reliability with bi-directional cluster linking, allowing for active/active architectures and disaster recovery
**Note - bi-directional Cluster Linking is available for new cluster links only, existing cluster links need to be deleted and re-activated to obtain this functionality.
Confluent Platform 7.5 at a Glance