Message Queue for Apache Kafka clusters deployed before November 2018 do not support the monitoring and alerting feature. To support this feature, you must upgrade your instance.

You can view and configure the monitoring and alerting feature in the console. However, Message Queue for Apache Kafka clusters deployed before November 2018 do not report monitoring and alert data. To report monitoring and alert data, you must upgrade your Message Queue for Apache Kafka instance.

For more information about how to upgrade your Message Queue for Apache Kafka instance, see Upgrade the instance version.