Why you should always use DBT for transferring IC databases…

Why you should always use DBT for transferring IC databases… Hi, when talking about migrating IBM Connections from an old to the current release you have to think about migrating databases from the old to the new environment (in case you do a side-by-side migration – which is recommended if you migrate a production environment). […]

DB2 Instance autostart does not work on SLES 12 / RHEL 7

Hi all, I had to fight with a customer environment on SLES 12 where the db2 instances did not start automatically when starting the operation system. db2iauto -on db2inst1 was executed but the instance did not come up! The problem is related to the DB2 fault monitor that is not started automatically on system start. […]

Automatic modification of WebSphere Plugin (Primary / BackupServers) to maintain two-line concept

Automatic modification of WebSphere Plugin (Primary / BackupServers) to maintain two-line concept Hi, in larger highly available environments you may know an architectural concept called “two-line approach”. Behind a load balancer you have two lines that can be shutdown / started independent from each other. This is very practical if you need to do maintenance […]

IBM Connections 5.5 – Problem with ibm_upload_module and NFS

IBM Connections 5.5 – Problem with ibm_upload_module and NFS Hi, since IBM Connections 5.5 there is an IHS module available that handles file uploads via HTTP Server and not via WebSphere Application Server – similar to the module for downloading files. This has great advantages in terms of performance and memory usage, because WAS does […]