Websphere Message Broker user and "mqbrkrs" group

Document ID : KB000044498
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Introduction: 

CA APM for IBM WebSphere MQ lets you monitor the performance of WebSphere MQ and WebSphere MB.

 

Question: 

Does the MQMonitor User need to be member of the "mqbrkrs" group? 

 

Environment:  

APM 10.x 

WebSphere MB 7.0 or 8.0

 

Answer: 

No, the MQMonitor User does not need to be present in the "mqbrkrs" group, if it has the required permissions as per the link below.

 

Additional Information:

Minimum Security Requirements to Monitor a Remote WebSphere MB 7.0 Broker or greater