Solace PubSub+ Manager

Solace PubSub+ Manager is a browser-based administration console packaged with the Solace PubSub+ event broker. It's a next generation UI for configuring, viewing, and troubleshooting your event broker.

How to Access Solace PubSub+ Manager

To access and begin using the PubSub+ Manager:

  1. Open a browser and enter one of the following URLs:

    • To connect using HTTP, enter: http://<your-Solace PubSub+ software event broker's-address>:8080 (port 80 for an appliance).
    • To connect using HTTPS, enter: https://<your-Solace PubSub+ software event broker's-address>:943 (port 443 for an appliance).
  2. Log in as a Solace CLI user with an admin global access level.

Once you're in, you'll see a display that looks something like this:

From there, you can dig deeper into configuring and monitoring your event broker.

How to Send and Receive Test Messages

PubSub+ Manager includes an integrated publisher and subscriber that you can use to test your event broker operation and configuration by sending and receiving test messages.

To send and receive a test message from your event broker:

  1. Select a Message VPN and navigate to Try Me!.
  2. Click Connect to connect the Publisher to your event broker.
  3. Click Connect to connect the Subscriber to your event broker.
  4. In the Subscriber pane, click Subscribe to subscribe to the default try-me topic.
  5. In the Publisher pane, click Publish to publish a "Hello World" message to the try-me topic. The message you published is displayed under Messages in the Subscriber application.

Message VPN Bridge Configuration with Click-to-Connect Wizard

In the following video, Solace Product Manager Darryl MacRae shows how to set up a Message VPN bridge using the Click-to-Connect Wizard in Solace PubSub+ Manager.