Amazon MQ

Add Datasource Dialog for Amazon MQ
Add Datasource Dialog for Amazon MQ

See our main guide, Add a Datasource, for general information on adding a datasource in the Admin UI.

In order to connect to the Amazon MQ resource through strongDM you will need to disable hostname verification or allow invalid hostnames on the client side.

Note the following fields and configuration information, which are specific to Amazon MQ:

  • Display Name (Required): Enter a meaningful name for this resource (e.g., “amazon-mq”). This name will show up in the Admin UI.
  • Datasource Type (Required): Select Amazon MQ (AMQP 0.9.1).
  • Hostname (Required): Enter the hostname, which must be accessible to a Gateway or Relay. Do not include the protocol (ampq://) or port.
  • Port (Required): Enter the port to connect to the service (default: 5671). Use port 5671 for TLS; use port 5672 for non-TLS.
  • Secret Store (Required): If a secret store integration is configured, select where the credentials for this cluster will be stored.
  • Port Override (Required): Set a port between 1024-59999 that is not in use by another datasource.
  • Username (Required): Enter the username for authentication (e.g., “administrator”) to Amazon MQ.
  • Password (Required): Enter the password for the provided username.
  • TLS Required? (Optional): If your Amazon MQ service is configured to require TLS, you can select this checkbox to enable strongDM to use a TLS connection.

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