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Status Delivered
Workspace App Connect
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 24, 2013

Need capability to distinguish elements that have the same name but are from different types in the msg strucure in V8 Maps

The Graphical Data Mapping Editor currently does not provide an instant
way for the user to quickly distinguish elements that have the same name
but are from different types in the message structure

Idea priority High
RFE ID 40801
RFE Product IBM App Connect Enterprise (formerly IBM Integration Bus)
  • Admin
    Ben Thompson
    Jul 30, 2021

    Idea / RFE Review. Apologies for the length of time this suggestion has been in status Uncommitted Candidate / Future Consideration. Through this time the product's mapping capabilities have significantly evolved. For a graphical map defined in ACE, when dealing with elements contained in a submap or localmap, if you select an element, then in the properties pane at the base of the map display, the tool shows properties to help the user identify the element such as its Name, Namespace, Type and Parent. There is then an addition button named "Full path" which can be particularly helpful for heavily nested structures as it displays the full path from the root, for locating the element in the source/target. Status of the idea is closed as delivered.

  • Guest
    Oct 7, 2015

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Integration
    Product - IBM Integration Bus (WebSphere Message Broker) - IIB

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Connectivity and Integration
    Product - IBM Integration Bus (WebSphere Message Broker) - IIB

  • Guest
    Nov 4, 2013

    Sounds like a good enhancement to the Graphical Data Mapper, thanks very much for raising. We'll look to implement this in a follow-on release or fixpack.