RC1 of Strimzi Kafka Operators 0.17.0 is now available

Jakub Scholz

The Release Candidate 1 of Strimzi Kafka Operators 0.17.0 is now available. It doesn't include many new features, but some of those included were in high demand. The main features are:
* Add possibility to set Java System Properties via CR yaml
* Add support for Mirror Maker 2.0
* Add Jmxtrans deployment
* Add public keys of TLS listeners to the status section of the Kafka CR

And of course a lot more smaller improvements and bugfixes. For more details about the release candidate and the upgrade procedure, please go to https://github.com/strimzi/strimzi-kafka-operator/releases/tag/0.17.0-rc1