# Bridge

EMQ X can bridge and forward messages to Kafka, RabbitMQ or other EMQ X nodes. Meanwhile, mosquitto and rsm can be bridged to EMQ X using common MQTT connection.

# List of Bridge Plugins

Bridge PluginConfig FileDescription
emqx_bridge_kafkaemqx_bridge_kafka.confKafka Bridge
emqx_bridge_rabbitemqx_bridge_rabbit.confRabbitMQ Bridge
emqx_bridge_pulsaremqx_bridge_pulsar.confPulsar Bridge
emqx_bridge_mqttemqx_bridge_mqtt.confMQTT Broker Bridge


Only the following functions are applicable in EMQ X Broker:

  • MQTT bridge
  • RPC bridge

The rest are exclusive to EMQ X Enterprise. It is recommended to use [rule engine] (../rule/rule-engine.md) to realize more flexible bridge function.