A robust, reliable universal messaging solution for optimizing connectivity
IBM® MQ Advanced helps to meet your current and emerging connectivity needs reliably with a complete, integrated and universal messaging solution. This rapid, simple and secure messaging engine provides seamless connectivity between applications, systems and services spread across disparate locations. This comprehensive messaging strategy includes managed file transfer, advanced message security, lightweight messaging between the mainframes and mobile, as well as machine to machine connectivity, helping to reduce business costs and complexities, while speeding time to value.
IBM MQ Advanced for Developers is available at no-charge for development purposes for Windows and Linux platforms. There is also a no-charge, 90-day trial for all platforms.
MQ Advanced provides:
- Versatile messaging integration from mainframe to mobile, in response to evolving business requirements.
- Message delivery assurance with security-rich features.
- High performance messaging transport for data delivery with improved speed and reliability.
- Simplified manageability and administration efforts, eliminating the need for complex tools.
- Enhanced developer productivity for faster time to market and value.
Versatile messaging integration
- Provides a comprehensive, consolidated messaging solution, with the combined offering of IBM® MQ, Managed File Transfer, Advanced Message Security and MQ Telemetry.
- Offers an integrated, comprehensive managed file transfer solution.
- Uses a single messaging layer to work with any kind of data, including messages, files and web services.
- Extends enterprise reach to include sensors, mobile devices and the wider internet of things, linking physical and virtual objects through the exploitation of data capture and communication capabilities.
- Offers flexible messaging architectures, including point-to-point and publish-and-subscribe.
Message delivery assurance
- Provides high quality of service (QoS) with assured delivery of critical messages – once and only once.
- Ensures that information updates are timely and accessible from anywhere, at any time.
- Delivers messages reliably with no loss of data or duplication –– with automated high availability.
- Sends and receives messages even when applications fail or networks are down.
- Protects sensitive data securely with end- to- end authentication, message data encryption at rest and message integrity, helping to ensure compliance to regulatory policies.
High performance messaging transport
- Increases business flexibility, enabling changes to network and system deployments to be isolated from application code.
- Scales to address increasing workloads and the growing trend for mobile interaction and cloud deployment models.
- Provides high availability with automated failover.
- Supports clustering for dynamically distributing messaging workloads across available resources.
- Supports multicast for enabling a high throughput, low-latency solution.
Simplified manageability and administration
- Provides a seamless shared messaging backbone for IBM messaging solutions with mobile device integration, application messaging and managed file transfers that are configured and viewable through a single console.
- Unifies the platform with a single approach, significantly reducing the cost and effort required to operate multiple platforms.
- Provides full visibility of messages and files, helping you gain insights to your business through a single dashboard.
- Removes complexity from applications while reducing time and cost for administration, maintenance, support and developer training, reducing overall integration costs
- Extends simple logging of data movement for auditing purposes and tracking of transaction completion, helping to assure that the service level agreement (SLA) is met.
Enhanced developer productivity
- Enables development and deployment of new business-focused applications faster, without the need for connectivity information or error handling.
- Increases developer skills and speeds development time with IBM MQ Advanced for Developers, available for evaluation purposes at no cost.
- Helps developers focus on business logic, removing the need for expensive custom coding.
- Eliminates the need to write complex communications code.
- Offers a choice of simple APIs across multiple platforms.
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- IBM MQ Light
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