Hi all, not long now before I release my new WAS 8.5.5.x Advanced Administration Courses, due in late Q2, ealry Q3 2015. Keep an eye out for several new focused  WebSphere related courses which will cover many topics previously not covered before, and are hard to find with respect to training materials. The concepts within.. read more →

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Looking for IBM WebSphere Middleware Consulting to help with WebSphere Architecture, Support, Migration, Automation and Thought Leadership? An expert in technical communications in the middleware domain, and adept in almost all forms of Internet and mobile related technology, Steve Robinson has time and time again proven his tenacity to improve systems around him and deliver… read more →

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So, you require an Independent IBM WebSphere Middleware Consultant to help with WebSphere Architecture, Support, Migration, Automation and Thought Leadership. An expert in technical communications in the middleware domain, and adept in almost all forms of Internet and mobile related technology, Steve Robinson has time and time again proven his tenacity to improve systems around him and deliver… read more →

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Error found while running in Java WebSphere MQ client application Explanation: An MQCONN call was issued from a client to connect to a queue manager but the attempt to establish communication failed because the queue manager did not recognise the channel name. Example: A client channel was created DEFINE CHANNEL(‘CLIENT.TO.TEST.QUEUE’) + CHLTYPE( CLNTCONN ) +.. read more →

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Middleware Consulting & Architecture If you or your organisation require support in architecture, performance tuning, automation or simply advice, then please contact me via my support site and request a conversation, where we can discuss your requirement. About Steve Steve is a seasoned passionate technology professional, strategist and leader. An expert in technical communications, and adept.. read more →

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Middleware Consulting If you or your organisation require support in architecture, performance tuning, automation or simply advice, then please contact me via my support site and request a conversation, where we can discuss your requirement. About Steve Steve is a seasoned passionate technology professional, strategist and leader. An expert in technical communications, and adept in.. read more →

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Introduction The IBM Integration Bus, formerly known as the IBM WebSphere Message Broker Family, provides a variety of options for implementing a universal integration foundation based on an enterprise service bus (ESB). This document was written by Steve Robinson as part of the new IIB 9.0 Administration course due Q1 2015. You can also get.. read more →

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“If you are running WebSphere MQ 7.5.0.0 and you get MQ Reason Code 2009 for Client Channel Applications then there may be a change you can make to prevent the MQRC 2009. Often the problem is intermittent. In the qm.ini file add the following lines :- TCP: DNSLookupOnError=No The actual problem was introduced in 7.5.0.0… read more →

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It appears that quite a few APARS have not been migrated to MQ 7.5.0.0. – It would be best to get to 7.5.0.1 as soon as possible if you are currently on 7.5.0.0. Problems related to MQ Clustering and SVRCONN channels have been identified as defects that did not make it into MQ 7.5.0.0.” read more →

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There have been problems with DataPower devices connecting as Clients to Windows Servers running MQ 7.5. Backing out MQ 7.5 will resolve the problem, however, the fix may be due to the Windows configuration. In directory C:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\ You should update your ‘hosts’ file with the DataPower device. For example, add the following line with the.. read more →

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