Channels are custom resources that define a single event-forwarding and persistence layer. After events have been sent to a channel from an event source or producer, these events can be sent to multiple Knative services or other sinks by using a subscription.
You can create channels by instantiating a supported
Channel object, and configure re-delivery attempts by modifying the
delivery spec in a
Using the OpenShift Container Platform web console provides a streamlined and intuitive user interface to create a channel. After Knative Eventing is installed on your cluster, you can create a channel by using the web console.
You have logged in to the OpenShift Container Platform web console.
The OpenShift Serverless Operator and Knative Eventing are installed on your OpenShift Container Platform cluster.
You have created a project or have access to a project with the appropriate roles and permissions to create applications and other workloads in OpenShift Container Platform.
In the Developer perspective, navigate to +Add → Channel.
Select the type of
Channel object that you want to create in the Type list.
Confirm that the channel now exists by navigating to the Topology page.