[ANNOUNCE] [RELEASE] Strimzi Kafka Bridge 0.23.0

Paolo Patierno

New version 0.23.0 of Strimzi Kafka Bridge has been released. The main changes in this release are:

* Moved from using the Jaeger exporter to OTLP exporter by default
* Moved to Java 11 at language level, dropped Java 8 and use Java 17 as the runtime for all containers
* Fixed bug about missing OAuth password grants configuration  
* Dependency updates (Vert.x 4.3.5)
* Dependency updates (snakeYAML [CVE-2022-41854])
* Add Oauth metrics into the `jmx_metrics_config.yaml`

### Changes, deprecations and removals

* Since this version there is no support for AMQP 1.0 protocol anymore.
  This was discussed and approved with the proposal [#42]

For more details, go to https://github.com/strimzi/strimzi-kafka-bridge/releases/tag/0.23.0

Thanks to everyone who contributed to this release!
Strimzi team

Paolo Patierno
Senior Principal Software Engineer @ Red Hat
Microsoft MVP on Azure

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