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Data Residency for Kafka

Redact and anonymize regulated data in Kafka event streams

Process worldwide data while maintaining local compliance

Scale Kafka worldwide and keep regulated data isolated from Kafka state stores, processors and consumers

Apache Kafka with InCountry

InCountry operates seamlessly with Kafka to descope regulated data from cross border data transfers. InCountry integrates with the Kafka Processor API to dynamically redact regulated fields and insert anonymized values in their place.

  • Integrates seamlessly with the Kafka Processor API as a stateless processor
  • Dynamically redact regulated fields
  • Anonymize regulated data with flexible tokenization, hashing, and masking algorithms
  • Full audit log
Apache Kafka with InCountry

InCountry Data Residency for Kafka

Features

  • Direct integration with Kafka
  • No changes to existing Kafka processors and consumers
  • Flexible tokenization, hashing, and masking algorithms

Benefits

  • Compliance with cross-border data transfer regulations
  • Descope Kafka state stores, processors and consumers from regulated data processing
  • Fast setup and time-to-market

How it Works

Identify event streams that push regulated data across borders
Use the InCountry REST API in a Kafka processor to redact and anonymize regulated data
Continue to use existing state stores, processors and consumers 
Perform local analytics by combining local regulated data with global data