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How to: automatically remove LOCKFILE on server start (WINDOWS)

Have you ever had that annoying issue when your server started up and the LOCKFILE still existed in the webMethods folder? I’ve created a small script for windows which tackles this issue. set jobname=softwareAGwebMethodsIntegrationServer_8.0 set location=C:SoftwareAGIntegrationServerLOCKFILE for /F “tokens=3 delims=: ” %%H in (‘sc query…

How to: automatically remove LOCKFILE on server start (WINDOWS)

Writing a Mule JMX Agent

A client of ours uses Mule ESB mainly as a mediator component that will throttle, translate and call external parties. Some of these parties are however not so reliable when it comes to response times. There were several utilities in use to check what the…

Writing a Mule JMX Agent

XSLT transformations and smooks driven CSV parsing in JBoss ESB

In this last entry that completes the video series of our JBoss ESB introduction, we explore XSLT transformations and basic smooks parsing. First up is the XSLT transformation: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkd12IHJMGY Parsing flat file into usable XML formats is a rather common requirement for integration platforms. Out...

XSLT transformations and smooks driven CSV parsing in JBoss ESB

webMethods Process performance analyzing

We all get in touch with different processes on daily basis. Most of the times there are tools available to monitor if a process ran successfully.  But in many cases the performance of these processes aren’t measured before they are deployed to the production environment….

webMethods Process performance analyzing

Dealing with huge BizTalk DTA Databases

Unexpectedly, it can sometimes occur that you notice that your BizTalk DTA database has grown from a small tracking database to a huge database taking up all disk space on your server. I had the same issue at a client, and have noticed that this…

Dealing with huge BizTalk DTA Databases

Introduction to Android App development (Devoxx 2011)

This session started with an explanation of what android is and how it was built. Android is a platform developed by open handset alliance. The platform is built in different layers.  Lowest layer based on linux used for hardware  Top of linux libraries and android…

Introduction to Android App development (Devoxx 2011)

SPDY protocol

The new Google SPDY protocol is another attempt to make the web more efficient and reliable. The SPDY protocol introduces an extra layer between HTTP and TCP/IP (actually SSL/TLS) that primarily allows for multiplexing and parallelizing multiple HTTP requests over a single SSL connection. The…

SPDY protocol

How to use drag-and-drop for creating a reusable processing rule in IBM Datapower

The basic method of creating a reusable processing rule is by dragging the cursor over a part of the existing processing rule. For a very small group of actions this is fine. If you want to make the rule a bit more advanced you probably…

How to use drag-and-drop for creating a reusable processing rule in IBM Datapower

Technical: Using REST web services with 2-legged OAuth on datapower.

2-legged OAuth consists of: •    The client signs up to the server. The server & client has a shared secret. •    The client uses these key to gain access to resources on the server What is REST ? GET method The client(secret=password) sends the following…

Technical: Using REST web services with 2-legged OAuth on datapower.

Exposing a webservice in JBoss ESB

Webservice-based communication is of course at the core of SOA and as such the support should be easy and robust. As the video demonstrates it is very easy to expose a service as a webservice and optionally demand validation. Additionally it shows you how to...

Exposing a webservice in JBoss ESB

OAuth

With the upcoming Devoxx conference, I did some reading last weekend. With Fri Nov 11 as a national holiday in Belgium – because of the end of World War I – I had some extra time. Looked a bit into most recent development around HTML…

OAuth

jBPM Orchestration in JBoss ESB

The third installment in the JBoss ESB video series features the jBPM module which introduces service orchestration and human task flows. The first video shows you how to set up a simple jBPM process: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jFBEqhAuOCw Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jFBEqhAuOCw The second one covers a few additional topics...

jBPM Orchestration in JBoss ESB