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Status Future consideration
Workspace App Connect
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 12, 2014

FileRead NODE and FileOutput NODE (Performance Enhancement)

Please enhance the File Read node to permit:

- Sequential File reads on a record-oriented file
- Improvement in performance of reading sequential records
- Built-in node function to permit configurable buffering and read-ahead, to avoid the need to write this logic in ESQL nodes and reduce complexity/CPU cost

In addition to this we would like to see performance improvements to the FileOutput NODE. Currently, it is 4 times slower at writing a file than the FileRead NODE is at reading.

Idea priority Urgent
RFE ID 46119
RFE Product IBM App Connect Enterprise (formerly IBM Integration Bus)
  • Guest
    Sep 21, 2020

    RFE Review. Apologies for the length of time this RFE has been in the status of Under Consideration. We note that this RFE has not gathered votes despite being open for several years. That said, we remain open to revisiting the file node code in future for further performance optimizations. Whilst this is not a current area of priority, we will continue to monitor the RFE. Status updated to Uncommitted Candidate.

  • 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