Aerospike Connect for Kafka - Inbound Release Notes

  • 2.2.1
    Release Date: May 16, 2022

    New Features

    • [CONNECTOR-353] - Maintain order of writes to Aerospike for the same Kafka key.


    • [CONNECTOR-354] - Limit the records queued up at the connector with max-queued-records configuration parameter.
    • [CONNECTOR-355] - Add configuration parameter to control the number of threads used for converting Kafka records to Aerospike operations.

  • 2.2.0
    Release Date: November 2, 2021

    New Features

    • [CONNECTOR-185] - Add Boolean particle type support introduced in server 5.6.
    • [CONNECTOR-280] - Add support for PKI authentication introduced in server 5.7.
    • [CONNECTOR-302] - Add a new ignore-error-codes configuration to specify the set of Aerospike client write/delete errors to be ignored and considered as successfully processed.


    • Support handling of MessagePack format breaking changes introduced in Aerospike Kafka Outbound version 4.0.0, when consuming messages from Kafka written by Aerospike Kafka outbound in MessagePack format.
    • [CONNECTOR-301] - feature-key-file config deprecated, validate feature key directly from the Aerospike server.

  • 2.1.0
    Release Date: March 8, 2021

    New Features

    • User can implement a message transformer to transform the Kafka message into an Aerospike operation.
    • Convert and write Aerospike Kafka Outbound Connector messages (in MessagePack format) to Aerospike.


    • Extract Aerospike record digest from the Kafka message.

    Bug Fixes

    • Close all resources on Sink task close.

  • 2.0.3
    Release Date: December 22, 2020
    • Confluent certified Aerospike Kafka Inbound connector.

  • 2.0.2
    Release Date: August 17, 2020
    • Shaded jar dependencies, like Netty, to avoid version conflicts when running within the Confluent platform.

  • 2.0.1
    Release Date: March 13, 2020
    • Guarantees on Kafka record consumption.
    • Support Aerospike TLS.
    • Support for delete operation.
    • Multiple options to pick values from key, value of Kafka record.
    • Aerospike record key not limited to Kafka record key, can be in Kafka record value as well.
    • Config option to specify task behavior on Kafka record parsing or conversion to Aerospike record errors.
    • Retry on any Aerospike errors on write.

  • 1.0.1
    Release Date: May 22, 2019
    • Inbound connector
      • Ability to specify an aerospike user/password with the config variables aerospike.username and aerospike.password.

  • 1.0.0
    Release Date: March 12, 2019
    • Initial GA release.