VMware Tanzu RabbitMQ for VMs enables app developers to provision and use the RabbitMQ message broker for their apps that run on VMware Tanzu Application Service for VMs by using a single command.

What is VMware Tanzu RabbitMQ for VMs?

VMware Tanzu RabbitMQ for VMs is a tile that you can install and configure using Ops Manger. It enables developers to use a RabbitMQ service for their apps. The following diagram shows the architecture of Tanzu RabbitMQ in the Ops Manager Environment.


Architecture diagram showing how Tanzu RabbitMQ for VMs services are deployed in the Ops Manager Environment.

Tanzu RabbitMQ supports two types of service, an on-demand service and a pre-provisioned service. This table summarizes the main differences between the two services:

Table 1. Comparison between the Tanzu RabbitMQ on-demand and pre-provisioned service

Service

VMs it Runs On

How VMs are Created

Metrics Name Prefix

On-Demand Service

Dedicated VM that serves a single service instance. For more information, see Unlocking the Power of On-Demand VMware Tanzu RabbitMQ for VMs.

The BOSH Director creates each VM on-demand when an app developer creates a service instance.

p.rabbitmq (with a dot)

Pre-Provisioned Service

Multi-tenant VMs shared by apps across your deployment

The BOSH Director creates all VMs when operator deploys or updates service

p-rabbitmq (with a dash)

What's in the Tanzu RabbitMQ for VMs documentation?

This documentation provides information about how to install, configure, and use Tanzu RabbitMQ for VMs.

Table 2. In this documentation

Overview

Provides an overview of the concepts, components, and features of Tanzu RabbitMQ

Architecture Guide

Provides architecture information for the on-demand and pre-provisioned services offereings.

Operator Guide: On-Demand Service Offering

Provides information about how to install, configure, and manage the on-demand service.

Operator Guide: Pre-Provisioned Service Offering

Provides information about how to install, configure, and manage the pre-provisioned service.

Operator Guide: Managing Tanzu RabbitMQ

Provides information about how to manage, monitor, and upgrade Tanzu RabbitMQ.

Developer Guide

Provides information for developers about how to use the Tanzu RabbitMQ service for their apps.

Release Notes

Provides information about new features, resolved issues, known issues, and compatibility and component versions for the latest release

Use the Tanzu RabbitMQ for VMs documentation

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Learn more about Tanzu RabbitMQ for VMs

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