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Enabling Oracle JDBC Driver Debug capabilities

Troubleshooting problems with the webMethods JDBC Adapter in combination with the Oracle Thin Driver (ojdbc) can be cumbersome process. Needless to say that a specific issue might be caused by another problem such as intermittent network latency, packet loss etc. A help in times of…

Enabling Oracle JDBC Driver Debug capabilities

JCaps 5.1.2 JMS IQ Manager database files

A blog entry on the JMS IQ manager that comes with (Sun) JCAPS, triggered by a problem that we recently encountered with it. First a small explanation of how the JMS IQ Manager database works The JMS IQ Manager uses the JMS IQ Manager database…

JCaps 5.1.2 JMS IQ Manager database files

Using JSONP in Datapower

For one of our clients we needed to create multiple JSONP services with SOAP-backends in Datapower. JSON is supported by default in het Multi-Protocol gateway, and with JSONx, Datapower can handle it quite well. This post describes the fixes we did to extend JSONx and…

Using JSONP in Datapower

Tracking JDBC calls with DataDirect driver

Out of the box the DataDirect driver comes with the Spy tool capability, allowing to trace calls in running programs.  In this blog entry, we will explain the configuration of this DataDirect JDBC driver in combination with the webMethods Integration Server. Using the webMethods IntegrationServer’s…

Tracking JDBC calls with DataDirect driver

How to activate rotating logs in CentraSite ActiveSOA 8.x

One of our customers has a Software AG CentraSite ActiveSOA 8.0.4 installation which ran into disk shortage after a while. Although the CentraSite database may consume a lot of diskspace after a while, this wasn’t the major cause. The database files were not too big…

How to activate rotating logs in CentraSite ActiveSOA 8.x

Synchronous Mule Service – exception handling – Mule 3

In a previous post I outlined a solution to have an exception send back when doing a synchronous service call over JMS in Mule. In the intro of that post you can find the exact problem description. This post is about the exact same topic….

Synchronous Mule Service – exception handling – Mule 3

Internship @ I8C about Integration-As-A-Service

The past 10 weeks we – Siebe Le Duc and Stijn Waegmans – did our internship at I8C to do research about Cloud Integration tools. We did research on the Iaas tools Babelway, Boomi and Cast Iron and the Paas tool Windows Azure. We concluded…

Internship @ I8C about Integration-As-A-Service

JVM Performance Tuning Part 2: Garbage Collection Theory

Garbage collection is often the most misunderstood feature of the Java Virtual Machine. It’s often advertised as moving the responsibility of memory management from the application developer to the Java Virtual Machine. This just isn’t the case. On the other hand, the developer doesn’t need…

JVM Performance Tuning Part 2: Garbage Collection Theory

SoftwareAG ProcessWorld 2011 Day2

Perhaps I picked the wrong presentations, or perhaps its because I already passed by most of the information booths the first day, but I found this second day of ProcessWorld a bit less interesting. It started nicely though with a very good presentation by Alexander…

SoftwareAG ProcessWorld 2011 Day2

How to do NTLMv2 authentication in TIBCO BusinessWorks

As a proof of concept I had to test if TIBCO could perform authentication from its BusinessWorks suite to a Microsoft Dynamics CRM web service using ‘Integrated Windows Authentication’. TIBCO BusinessWorks has all the necessary tools for connectivity, transformation and orchestration of processes but unfortunately…

How to do NTLMv2 authentication in TIBCO BusinessWorks

SoftwareAG ProcessWorld 2011 Day1

I see conferences like ProcessWorld as a class-room training. You can get a lot of (high level) info from the whole software stack in just 2 days. Unfortunatly, like training, there are less interresting parts that you have to sit through. But you as a…

SoftwareAG ProcessWorld 2011 Day1

Azure Service Bus: next step with enhanced Messaging

Microsoft has the vision to make a complete Service Bus available in the Azure cloud.  One basic and essential component of an integration solution is Messaging.  At TechEd 2011, a session was dedicated to this Messaging part. A screenshot from the presentation.   Also interesting…

Azure Service Bus: next step with enhanced Messaging