Create a Red Hat account

You need a Red Hat account to provision a managed Kafka instance. If you don’t have a Red Hat account, this is how you can create one:

  1. Go to
  2. Click the Register for a Red Hat account link to create a Red Hat account.
  3. Select the Personal account type.
  4. Complete the form.

Once you’ve completed the sign-up process, you’ll be taken to a landing page (Figure 8) where you will be able to access the Red Hat Hybrid Cloud Console and continue this learning path.

Figure 8: When you create or log into your Red Hat account, you are presented with many options and recommendations.