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Announcing general availability of Micro Focus ArcSight Event Broker 2.21

I am happy to announce that the ArcSight Event Broker 2.21 is now Generally Available (GA).


  • Event Broker 2.21: the ADP bundle is now updated with Event Broker 2.21


The new features in EB 2.21 include:

  • High availability of Schema Registry
  • Support for up to 50 CEB processors
  • Allow overriding Kafka and other application properties
  • Updated certificate management
  • Upgraded version of Kafka Platform
  • Upgraded version of Kafka Manager GUI l
  • CEB handling syslog messages without source data if not available

New Features in the ArcSight Installer component

  • Pre-check script can be invoked ahead of actual install
  • Updated versions of Docker (1.13.1), K8s (1.8.3), and more
  • Customizable installation directory
  • Built-in support for graceful shutdown/reboot of a node
  • Updated certificate management (support for intermediate CAs)
  • Support for SELinux in “enforcing” mode
  • New support tool: $K8S_HOME/tools/support-tool/support-dump


  • Event Broker software downloads are under the ADP Logger category in Software Entitlements Portal

Event Broker 2.21 Documentation can be found as follows

  • Event Broker 2.21 Release Notes
  • Event Broker 2.21 Administrator's Guide
  • Event Broker 2.21 Deployment Guide


Event Broker Deployment on Kafka (DoK) option:

The ADP 2.31 Support Matrix and the ADP 2.30 Support Matrix are now updated accordingly.

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