Tag Archives: IBM

IBM MQ JMS is non-compliant

One of the first things anyone learns about async messaging are the fundamental messaging patterns: Datagram, Request/Reply and report.  The textbook handling of reply messages calls for the server application to move the message ID to the correlation ID field … Continue reading

Posted in Fail, News, WMQ | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Configuration backups: the forgotten WMQ security control

Update: IBM has reconsidered and has announced that dmpmqcfg will be fixed as a defect! Subscribe if you would like a notification when the fix is announced. But please do read the post, especially if you are using amqoamd for … Continue reading

Posted in Fail, General, IIB, Security, WMQ, WMQ AMS, WMQ ESE, WMQ FTE, WMQ Security | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

IMPACT Schedule

It’s that time of year again!  I’ve finally received funding approval to attend IMPACT –  which is good considering how many sessions I’m participating in.  Good news – ITSO has printed 100 copies of Secure Messaging Scenarios with WebSphere MQ … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Publications, Security, WMQ | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Configuring WebSphere MQ Error log sizes

I’ve been keeping a running blog post of questions and answers from the WebSphere MQ Admin seminar this week in Amsterdam, but the more I researched this topic, the longer the answer became.  Eventually, it spilled over into its own … Continue reading

Posted in Events, WMQ | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Notes from the WSMQAdmin seminar

This post is a running capture of Q&A from the WebSphere MQ Admin seminar in Amsterdam, brought to you by WebSphere Insights and Nastel. Welcome to Amsterdam and thanks for attending!  I will continue to update it throughout the week … Continue reading

Posted in Events, WMQ | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cluster security

Well, the residency to write the new WebSphere MQ Security book is past the halfway point and we are working diligently to finish up on time. I’m happy to say that one of my favorite new security topics is covered … Continue reading

Posted in Events, News, Publications, WMQ, WMQ Security | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Deep Queue – Episode #10: Cash in on mortgaged risk!

No, that’s not mortgage risk.  Someone’s already done that and look where it got us.  No,I’m talking about mortgaged risk – the act of saving time or money by accepting risk that is hard to measure but easy to hide … Continue reading

Posted in DeepQueue, Events, Podcast, WMQ, WMQ Security | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment