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mqipt logs contain information on every connection. This generally works well until you have an external client that runs health check against your infrastructure by probing every few secs. Logs fill up very quickly and your can't see the woods fr...
MQ Explorer: Implement access to Windows certificate and key store
Hi all! In our installation, we have ~100 developers accessing our queue managers. We have the requirement to enforce certificate-based user authentication for all of them. The number of TLS and/or X.509 experts among them is limited. To reduce th...
Currently it is only possible to connect a CICS task to a single queue manager in a fixed way. If CICS were able to connect to any queue manager of a QSG, it would increase flexibility and availability within the environment.
Create a facility to manage Topics and Subscriptions through MQADM (TSO SDSF)
Currently it is only possible to manage topics and subscriptions by the MQ Explorer application or by running batch jobs (CSQUTIL). If this possibility is extended to MQADM, the maintenance of these resources would be much more user-friendly and e...
Count the number of expired messages in the SMF record even if they are discarded by EXPRYINT processing or from a REFRESH QMGR TYPE(EXPIRY) command.
We know that on MQ for z/OS®, messages that have expired are discarded by the next appropriate MQGET call. So several customers especify a periodic scan by using EXPRYINT. In the SCSQMACS(CSQDWQ) we have SMF type 116 control block lay-out with GET...
Create an option in the QLOAD utility that allows moving messages from a queue to a dataset or to another queue even if the source queue is in use by other applications.
When using the QLOAD utility to move messages from a queue to a file or to another queue while the source queue is open for GET by other applications, MQRC=2034 may occur. At this point the utility stops. The idea is that there is an option that a...
Please introduce authentication events type.It should log both successful and failed authentication events (and the RC /failure reason). Failed authentication events for reasons similar to the associated RFE with id 144377 Successful authenticatio...
MQ WEB UI to display Cluster queues when an Alias queue is filtered
As organizations use MQ CLuster; there are a lot of Alias queue routing to a single/multiple cluster local queues. Web UI should provide list of Cluster Local queue for the corresponding alias queue. Example: QALIAS on QM1 > DEFINE QA(A1) TARGE...
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