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Business continuity, High Availability, Scalability, and Performance lead the decision to go with a multi-instance topology, running more than one Financial Transaction Manager instance two or more logical partitions, sharing the same FTM Database...
Storing of enriched/additional information outside of the standard data model
in DNB we have to save a lot of information outside of the out of the box FTM Data Model. The main strategies available out of the box are: - use object values/id references --> this leads to a quick proliferation in key value objects which imp...
FTM OAC to include a NOT statement for status selection to select payments
In FTM UI for various PT and Transactions we are able to filter each record with a state related to it, but we would like to also include a NOT statement where FTM will be able to give details of all the other states than the mentioned one. Below ...
This is in regards to PMR 70668,L6Q,000 about Shutdown Node using JDBC Provider "'FTMJDBCProvider'". The name of the JDBC Provider configurable service used by FTM is fixed at 'FTMJDBCProvider' and is not configurable. We want this name to be conf...
"FTM - Base" provides support for the execution of the generated scripts in local client to remote db server on z/OS
System: Financial Transaction Manager - BaseActor: DeveloperDeveloper uses Rational Software Architect, with FTM Base plugin, to model Finite State Machines (FSM). Description: The FTM RSA tooling should generate sql scripts that will run in a loc...
FTM Purge Utility : Support jdbc type2 connection on z/OS
Add support for jdbc type2 connection from the purgeDB utility and FTM core.This support is requested for 2 reasons :1 - Performance : With type-2 ( cross mem ), we expect to reduce communication overhead for jdbc link.2 - Workload Management : Wi...
Purge utility configuration parameters enhancement request for FTM V3.0 on z/OS
The current (FTM V22.214.171.124) purge utility requires changes to a properties file, which in a production environment, is restricted. The purge utility can also benefit from re-design to allow additional configuration, delivering improved usability.
FTM documentation in Knowledge Center spread over several versions
Documentation for FTM is spread over multiple versions in the FTM knowledge center.For example, the Knowledge center for FTM for z/OS 3.0.1 has only information about FTM CPS, RIsk Management and Services and PFS, and misses a wide variety of info...
OAC pages should show creation timestamp on errors
On the details page of any FTM object (PT, batch, transaction, svc_participant...) the errors tab shows a list of errors. The errors attribute include the following, but not the creation date and time IDApplication IDTypeComponent TypeComponent Na...
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