Overview

Features

What you get with your free Lite plan

On-going usage

Use your free Lite plan for as long as you like, with one queue manager and a usage cap of 10,000 messages per month.

Solid abilities

Take advantage of up to 1 VPC, 1 GB of RAM, 10 GB disk size and disk performance of 40 input/output operations per second (IOPS).

Free connections

Get up to 20 maximum concurrent client connections and broad community-based support.

Immediate start

Start in just a few steps with no need to add your credit card details to your account.

Usage updates

Receive convenient notifications about monthly message usage in the IBM MQ on Cloud user interface.

Upgrade opportunities

Upgrade any time with help from an IBM expert who can help determine if a small, medium or large plan is best.

Powerful MQ tools

Queue manager

Screenshot showing the queue manager size selection screen in IBM MQ.

Queue manager

Screenshot showing the queue manager size selection screen in IBM MQ.

Queue manager

Screenshot showing the queue manager details screen in IBM MQ.

Queue manager

Screenshot showing the queue manager details screen in IBM MQ.

Queue manager

Screenshot showing the list of queue managers in IBM MQ.

Queue manager

Screenshot showing the list of queue managers in IBM MQ.

Resources

Get to know IBM MQ on Cloud a little better

Take the 30-minute tour

See how you can deploy queue managers in the cloud and connect your applications to reliably transfer data across your landscape.

Try the 30-minute tutorial

Follow a guided walkthrough of the MQ on Cloud service on the IBM Cloud®. See how to launch MQ on Cloud and deploy a queue manager.

Watch a 3-minute demo

See how to connect an on-premises queue manager to a queue manager running on the IBM Cloud. IBM MQ on Cloud makes it quick and easy.

Give these products a try

Complete your connection suite with powerful tools that work with IBM MQ on Cloud.

IBM App Connect

A powerful all-in-one tool for easily connecting apps, integrating data, building APIs and acting on events.

IBM API Connect®

An API management solution designed to create, run, manage and secure for internal and external customers.

IBM Event Streams

An event streaming platform based on Apace Kafka that helps you react to events in real time for more engaging customer experiences.