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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on May 1, 2012

Transaction Integrity

FITS MR092011286

FITS Requirement Type: Product

–To ensure transaction integrity, the task submission in BPMDB should be in the same transaction with operations in application database.

•Coach submission and its follow up service can be in a global transaction
–It's common scenario that customers will use. After coach is submitted to server, customer will update business databases as well  because they want to keep a copy of the business data in business databases. So updating BPMDB and business databases must be in a global transaction to ensure the transaction integrity. If any DB operation failed, the transaction can be rolled back to previous status and the end user has to re-submit the form again.

•Human task WS-APIs can be configured to join the external global transaction
–It's very common BPM deployment architecture that most of customer want to have, or already adopt, implement UI by WAS and only use BPM as engine
–Currently our Web API does not support WS-T. so there is no guarantee of transaction integrity cross business layer and business process layer

detail in attachments "IBM BPM7.5 Requirements for Transaction issue"

Idea priority Urgent
RFE ID 22061
RFE Product IBM Business Process Manager
  • Admin
    Francesca Sporer
    Mar 31, 2023

    Hello, thank you for your idea submission. We are closing this idea. If this is still of interest, please open a new ticket in the current product and we will reassess.

  • Guest
    Sep 25, 2015

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Smarter Process
    Product - IBM Business Process Manager

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - WebSphere
    Product family - Business Process Management
    Product - IBM Business Process Manager

  • Guest
    Oct 30, 2014

    Huawei strongly needs this.