Category TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks™

TIBCO monitoring on Docker: How to create, instantiate and start a TIBCO BusinessWorks Container Edition (BWCE) Application Monitoring Docker Image?

In the last few blogpost I played around with the product TIBCO BusinessWorks Container Edition (from now on BWCE) on several container platforms like Docker (standalone setup), Kubernetes (Minikube) and OpenShift (Origin). In my honest opinion a move that is inevitable for organisations with the ambition to become cloud-native. However while playing around and trying […]

TIBCO on Docker: How to create, instantiate and start a TIBCO BusinessWorks Container Edition (BWCE) application Docker Image?

When trying to create a Docker application image based on a TIBCO BusinessWorks Container Edition (from now on TIBCO BWCE) application (helloWorld_1.0.0.ear) and a corresponding Dockerfile one will notice that the base docker image (tibco/bwce:latest) has not been made publicly available by TIBCO.


Developed by John O’Hara from JPMorgan AMQP (Advanced Message Queuing Protocol) sets a standard on how messages should be structured and transmitted. Goal is to solve the problem of interoperability by providing a truly interoperable, cross-platform messaging standard. Is this the next messaging standard?

Integrate Hadoop within your enterprise using TIBCO’s ActiveMatrix BusinessWork Plug-in for Big Data!

The TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks Plug-in for Big Data facilitates the connectivity between your Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) and Hadoop (Apache Hive and Apache Pig).

Using unrecognized Xpath expressions within TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks™

Although TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks™ is only compliant with Xpath 1.0 some of the Xpath 2.0 functions are surprisingly supported. The Xpath Formula Builder and the validator will however not recognize them complaining about mapping errors. These can be safely ignored since the functions will work in both design- and runtime and will not cause any issue’s.

How to properly parse a dateTime string with milliseconds in TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks™

When parsing a dateTime string in TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks™ make sure to check the presence of milliseconds. However when the milliseconds are precisely ‘000’ like in in the example ‘20150508093620000’, parsing will surprisingly not result in any exceptions.

How to implement a SOAP web service client using WS-Addressing in TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks™?

What is WS-Addressing? Web Services Addressing (WS-Addressing, WSA) is a specification of transport-neutral mechanism or extension that allow web services to communicate addressing information (To, Action, MessageID). It is a member of the web service specifications and was published by OASIS.