Author: dan

IBM Support Assistant Plugin – Visual Configuration Explorer

The Visual Configuration Explorer When configuration problems occur in a complex software environment, you can spend a lot of time hunting for subtle changes that might have introduced errors. The new Visual Configuration Explorer tool, which runs as a plug-in to the IBM Support Assistant, simplifies configuration troubleshooting by letting you visualize, explore, and analyze […]

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AlbeesOnline: The Road to Hell is Paved with Good Intentions

AlbeesOnline has posted a great article showing how difficult integration projects can be when you need to work with teams spread across an organization. A relatively straightforward project turns into a Frankenstein of text files and workarounds. It also shows the reason why projects have meetings that involve 20-30 people five times a week, you […]

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Common Event Infrastructure API and usage documentation

Your business has decided to use CEI to emit business relevant events, you got approval for your project, you are ready to code.. and then find out that there’s a thin amount of documentation on how to actually work with the APIs. Below are some links that can help you figure out whats going on: […]

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XPath Duration Constants Specification

If you would like to specify a constant value for an XPath Duration (used in a wait activity or an escalation) you can follow the format specified by the w3 consortium for durations. The lexical representation for duration is the [ISO 8601] extended format PnYn MnDTnH nMnS, where nY represents the number of years, nM […]

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WebSphere Process Server: Repairing Business Processes

From Developerworks, Repairing processes with WebSphere Process Server WebSphere Process Server V6.1.2 supports manual repair and change of control flow logic. This article describes these repair features, provides useful tips, and identifies potential pitfalls when applying them. You’ll learn how to repair processes and dynamically react to cases in which modeled fault handling and automated […]

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Migration to WebSphere Process Server and WebSphere Enterprise Bus 6.2 – Mandatory reading

If you have a 6.1.x environment and are thinking about upgrading to 6.2, then you must read: Migration to WebSphere Process Server and WebSphere Enterprise Bus 6.2 – Mandatory reading WebSphere Process Server and WebSphere Enterprise Service Bus version 6.2 provide major functional improvements over previous versions, and in order to take advantage of these […]

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WebSphere Process Server Failed Event Manager: “The Recovery Sub-system is disabled.”

When looking in the top right corner of the Failed Event Manager, the following error is displayed: The Recovery sub-system is disabled. Enable the Recovery sub-system in order to work with failed events. You get directed to the following tech-note: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21293460 which states that there is a problem with the Failed Event Manager MBean in […]

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What’s new in WebSphere Integration Developer V6.2

From DeveloperWorks, What’s new in WebSphere Integration Developer V6.2 New enhancements to IBM® WebSphere® Integration Developer V6.2 support the latest features and standards provided by WebSphere Process Server and WebSphere ESB V6.2. … You’ll learn about the solution view, editor enhancements, and services gateway pattern support, and be introduced to new features like business calendars […]

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ProcessTemplateNotFoundException: CWWBA0008E: Process template ‘myProcess, -valid_from_date-‘ is not found

In the admin console, when trying to stop a template contained in an ear so that the ear could be updated, the following exception occurred: com.ibm.bpe.api.ProcessTemplateNotFoundException: CWWBA0008E: Process Template ‘MyProcess, Web 2008-10-10 12:32:22.00′ is not found. It’s unknown how many times that the EAR was attempted to be stopped or what happened on the initial […]

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DSRA9010E: ‘{0}’ is not supported on the WebSphere ‘{1}’ Platform

If you see the following exception: Exception Data: com.dan.LDAPException: javax.resource.NotSupportedException: DSRA9010E: ‘execute(InteractionSpec, Record, Record)’ is not supported on the WebSphere Interaction implementation. It likely means that the JNDI object you looked up isn’t the type your code thought it was going to be. An example of this would be when your ear is installed to […]

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