A list of GUI tools for working with Apache Kafka

This page summarizes the projects mentioned and recommended in the original post on reddit.com/r/apachekafka

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  • akhq

    Kafka GUI for Apache Kafka to manage topics, topics data, consumers group, schema registry, connect and more...


  • fast-data-dev

    Kafka Docker for development. Kafka, Zookeeper, Schema Registry, Kafka-Connect, Landoop Tools, 20+ connectors


  • InfluxDB

    Build time-series-based applications quickly and at scale.. InfluxDB is the Time Series Data Platform where developers build real-time applications for analytics, IoT and cloud-native services in less time with less code.

  • Burrow

    Kafka Consumer Lag Checking


  • kafka-manager

    CMAK is a tool for managing Apache Kafka clusters

    Cluster Manager for Apache Kafka (CMAK)

  • kafka_connectors_board

    Kafka connector management board

    Kafka connector board (KCB)

  • klustr

    🪅 Klustr is an open source monitoring tool and graphic visualizer for Apache Kafka that helps you track key metrics about your cluster in real-time!


  • console

    Redpanda Console is a developer-friendly UI for managing your Kafka/Redpanda workloads. Console gives you a simple, interactive approach for gaining visibility into your topics, masking data, managing consumer groups, and exploring real-time data with time-travel debugging. (by redpanda-data)

    Kowl / Redpanda Console

  • Sonar

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  • kafka-ui

    Open-Source Web UI for Apache Kafka Management

    UI for Apache Kafka

  • KafkaEsque

    Kafka Development Tool

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts plus user suggested alternatives. Hence, a higher number means a more popular project.

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