To be able to view Confluent Metadata Services (MDSes) and roles through the WGS REST API, you must first add MDS configuration to the Kafka Remote Manager. This configuration is only available on versions 10.5.0.x and later. In version 10.5.0.x, this configuration can only be done through the REST API. In versions 11 and later, it can be done through the user interface. (See Confluent Platform Metadata Service (MDS) Setup in Remote Kafka Manager Connections.)
Below are the Example Values for the MDS section of Change Kafka Remote Manager. The Schema is shown below.
The example below shows the schema for Change Kafka Remote Manager. The list of parameters in the left column (starting with "general" corresponds to the series of expandable arrows on the right, starting with KafkaRemoteMgrGeneralPojo. To locate the MDS configuration, expand the sixth arrow, as shown below:
Based on the security settings required by MDS, the following are applicable security settings:
None: Security set to "None" with no other authentications fields required
Basic: Security set to "Basic Auth" with username and password (encrypted)
Token Based: Security set to "Bearer Token" with token (encrypted)
Encryption can be done using java -jar .\nsqcmkafka.jar -p <value to encrypt>