In this article:

  1. Create and delete Azure Service Bus Event Hubs using ServiceBus360
  2. View and edit properties of the Azure Service Bus Event Hubs using ServiceBus360
  3. How to create and delete Consumer Groups using ServiceBus360?

Create and delete Azure Service Bus Event Hubs using ServiceBus360

Azure Service Bus Event Hubs is intended to help with the challenge of handling an event based messaging at huge scale. Internally Event Hubs implements a partitioning pattern to allow it to scale to deal with huge bursts of messages and to retain messages for a longer period of time. ServiceBus360 enables the users to perform CRUD operations on Event Hubs from within the portal.

To create an Azure Service Bus Event Hub in ServiceBus360:

  1. Log into the ServiceBus360 account
  2. In the home dashboard screen, click the Manage Namespace button in the messaging namespace pane to navigate to the Event Hub dashboard screen.
  3. The Event Hub dashboard displays the list of Event Hubs available in the namespace. To create a new Event Hub in the namespace, click the Create button to open the Create-Event Hub blade.
  4. Enter the Event Hub path (mandatory field), Message Retention in Days, Partition Count and description (optional)
  5. Click the Save button to complete the process

To delete an Azure Service Bus Event Hub in ServiceBus360:

  1. Log into the ServiceBus360 account
  2. In the home dashboard screen, click the Manage Namespace button in the messaging namespace pane to navigate to the Event Hub dashboard screen.
  3. The Event Hub dashboard displays the list of Event Hubs available in the namespace. To delete an existing Event Hub in the namespace, click the checkbox against the desired Event Hub(s).
  4. The option to delete is disabled by default. When one or more checkbox is selected the Delete button will be enabled in the screen. Click the Delete button
  5. ServiceBus360 will prompt a text box to enter the reason to delete the selected Event Hubs. Entering the reason is only optional, Click Continue to delete the Event Hubs from the namespace.  

View and edit properties of the Azure Service Bus Event Hubs using ServiceBus360

When the Event Hubs list is generated in ServiceBus360, the screen contains a Properties icon inside the Extra button (ellipses) that will contain the properties of the Event Hub. All information in the Event Hub properties blade are populated from the Azure portal and the values can be edited in ServiceBus360. To view/edit the Event Hub properties in ServiceBus360:

  1. Log into your ServiceBus360 account
  2. In the home dashboard screen, click the Manage Namespace button in the messaging namespace pane to navigate to the Event Hub dashboard screen.
  3. The Event Hub dashboard displays the list of Event Hubs available in the namespace. Click the Extras icon against the Event Hub that you wish to view the properties
  4. Click the Properties link in the dropdown
  5. The Event Hub properties will be displayed in the Properties blade
  6. Click Edit to edit the Basic properties like
    1. Status
    2. Message Retention days
      All the other fields are read-only fields and can't be edited.
  7. Enter the reasons for the modification and click Save to complete the process

How to create and delete Consumer Groups using ServiceBus360?

  1. Log into the ServiceBus360 account
  2. In the home dashboard screen, click the Manage Namespace button in the messaging namespace pane to navigate to the Event Hub dashboard screen.
  3. The Event Hub dashboard displays the list of Event Hubs available in the namespace. Click the Operations button against the Event Hub that you wish to create a consumer group.
  4. This screen list the following parameter of the consumer group:
    1. Number of Partitions in the group
    2. Is Read Only
    3. Consumer group Create Date and time stamp
    4. Last Accessed timestamp, and
    5. Option to copy the Consumer group URL
  5. Click the Create button to open the Create - Consumer Group blade. Enter the Consumer group name and the user description.
  6. Click  the Save button to complete the process