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Status Not under consideration
Workspace App Connect
Created by Guest
Created on Dec 10, 2014

IMS Input node

Please provide an IMS Input node similar to the existing WESB IMS export binding

Idea priority High
RFE ID 63215
RFE Product IBM App Connect Enterprise (formerly IBM Integration Bus)
  • Admin
    Ben Thompson
    Nov 26, 2021

    Idea / RFE Review. Apologies for the length of time this RFE has been held in Uncommitted Candidate / Future Consideration status. Unfortunately on this occasion we do not intend to carry this idea further forward. Whilst we acknowledge the 8 votes which this request has garnered, the vast majority of WESB users have now already undergone conversion to other technologies, so the business need in this area is somewhat diminished. There is also an option to use MQ as a linking technology or zOS Connect for this kind of use case if required. Status of the idea is closed.

  • 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
    Jan 16, 2015

    Thank you for raising this RFE. We agree that a built-in IMS Input node would improve IIB's capabilities and, as noted in the use case, it would be very helpful as we continue the journey of enhancements driven by IIB adopting WESB use cases. As you're aware Joerg, the next version of IIB will continue to grow our WESB conversion capabilities, and as we move further forward into the future we'll continue to assess all areas where WESB functionality does not have a direct equivalent in IIB. In the meantime of course, we'd hope that the use of an IIB User Defined Node might help you move forward until this RFE can be delivered. Status of this RFE is updated to Uncommitted Candidate.