- Actor: Regulatory compliance specialist or anyone tasked with compliance verification
- Context: In production environment Kafka topics may contain sensitive or personally identifiable information
- Goal: Verify that the company follows the laws and regulations governing information management in its business
Governments demand compliance with an ever-increasing list of intersecting laws and regulations that pertain to information security and privacy.
Apache Kafka topics can potentially contain large amount of business-related information which can be hard to observe, and even harder to search for specific type of data.