Message Queue will be discontinued on March 1, 2017. IBM Bluemix (Formerly SoftLayer) will discontinue support on January 31, 2017.

Message Queue API

SoftLayer Message Queue lets you give your applications and workflows a higher level of scalability and automation by taking the bottlenecks out of intra-application and inter-system communications.

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Visibility delay -- the amount of time in seconds that the queue should wait before making a message visible to workers/consumers.
After placing an order for the Message Queue service, the API endpoints for the datacenter you selected during the order process can be located in the SoftLayer Customer Portal alongside your user name, account ID, and API, using the following steps:
Topic -- a parent resource to which subscriptions belong. Topic tags -- a collection of individual tag names that may be helpful in classifying and grouping topics.