[ANNOUNCE] [RELEASE] Strimzi Kafka OAuth library 0.8.0 released

Jakub Scholz

Strimzi Kafka OAuth library version 0.8.0 has been released and is now available: https://github.com/strimzi/strimzi-kafka-oauth/releases/tag/0.8.0

The main changes since 0.7.x are:
* Replaced keycloak-core library with nimbus-jose-jwt
* Option `oauth.audience` has been added to client and server configuration
* Pass the configured `oauth.scope` option on the Kafka broker as `scope` when performing clientId + secret authentication on the broker
* Support for PEM certificates

For more details about the new features see the RELEASE_NOTES and the README files. All changes can be found under the 0.8.0 milestone.

Thanks to everyone who contributed to this release!

Thanks & Regards
Strimzi team