Additional settings

In the Additional settings section, make the following changes:

  • Broker engine version: Select the latest version
  • Broker Configuration: Create a new configuration with default values
  • Logs: select General and Audit

Broker config additional

  • VPC and subnets: Use the default VPC and subnet(s)

  • Security group(s): Use the default security group

  • Encryption: AWS owned CMK

  • Public accessibility: Yes

  • Enable automatic minor version upgrades: Yes

  • Maintenance window: No preference


Do NOT click “Create broker”. You have now seen how to setup a broker in the console.