Kafka Connector Reference

Supported Data Entities

The Samsara Kafka Connector will support two main data entities to start.

  • Asset Locations
  • Asset Speeds

Samsara plans to support additional data entities over time based on customer feedback. If you would like to see other data entities supported, please share feedback with your main Samsara point-of-contact.

Asset Locations and Asset Speeds

{
  "happenedAtTime": "2023-12-19T17:57:21Z",
  "asset": {
    "id": "154924973293665"
  },
  "location": {
    "latitude": 38.253265915,
    "longitude": -80.018465004,
    "headingDegrees": 102,
    "accuracyMeters": 0,
    "geofence": {}
  },
  "speed": { 
        "gpsSpeedMetersPerSecond": 43.8
        "ecuSpeedMetersPerSecond": 51.2
     }
}