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Status Delivered
Workspace App Connect
Created by Guest
Created on Sep 30, 2014

Connect to the SAP HANA DB with WMB V7006 or IIB V9

We have a developer who is trying to connect to SAP HANA odbc DB. As
far as i know, this not a supported db from message broker. But he
insists he is able to connect to the db from his local broker. He has
HANA client installed on his windows laptop.
Is there a way we can achieve this in our Message broker.
We are using MB7006
We are running on RHEL 5.7

Idea priority Medium
RFE ID 59948
RFE Product IBM App Connect Enterprise (formerly IBM Integration Bus)
  • Admin
    Ben Thompson
    Jul 7, 2021

    Idea / RFE Review. Apologies for the length of time this enhancement request has been in status of Uncommitted Candidate / Future Consideration. For several releases now, IIB / ACE has offered users the option of bringing their own database drivers in the manner described in this enhancement. We also include special wording in our system requirements pages for how this works in our support model (copied below for convenience):

    IBM App Connect Enterprise provides support for the ODBC 3.5 API on Windows and Unix platforms. Users may supply compatible drivers for database platforms not covered by the set of databases supported by the included database drivers. In these cases IBM will provide support for this configuration subject to the following limitations:

    IBM App Connect Enterprise will undertake to make defect fixes that are a result of an incorrect usage of the ODBC API by IBM App Connect Enterprise.
    IBM App Connect Enterprise will only undertake to work around issues related to faulty third party drivers on a best-effort basis.

    Status of the request is updated to 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
    Oct 9, 2014

    Thanks. You can connect with SAP HANA today through JDBC Type4 drivers, or ODATA using the HTTP nodes and a modicum of custom code. We'd like to make this easier to use and formally supported in time, although probably not on V7 given end of service has been announced.