Use Groups to control data and application access for users of your data platform. All users and service accounts must belong to at least one user group.
Namespaces define data-centric security access via topic names and wildcards. Different permissions can be applied to each data namespace.
*inventorywill create a virtual namespace for topics starting with
paymentsand topics ending in
*authorizes access to all topics.
Permissions are used to define what users are allowed to do (view only or manage) within a namespace.
There are three types of permissions in Lenses:
Navigate to groups
- From the Header Bar Menu, go to Admin panel
- On the side navigation, select Groups.
Create a group
To create a Group, you will need to specify the Namespaces and Permissions for the Group.
- Click on the New Group button.
- Follow the steps and fill in all the sections.
Step 1: Unique name and Description of the Group
Step 2: Data Namespace Permissions
Step 3: Application Permissions which are relative to the namespaces defined in previous step
Step 4: Admin Permissions
You can Edit. Clone or Delete a Group by navigating to the Group details and select the options menu at the right top of the page.