This topic compares different types of Message Queue for Apache Kafka endpoints to help you choose an appropriate access method.

Item Default endpoint Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) endpoint Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL) endpoint
Instance edition Professional Edition
Major version 0.10.x~2.x 0.10.x~2.x 2.x
Network type VPC Internet and VPC
  • VPC
  • Internet and VPC
Enabling method Automatically enabled Automatically enabled Enable in the console
Security protocol PLAINTEXT SASL_SSL SASL_PLAINTEXT
Port 9092 9093 9094