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Certification of Informix Connection Manager with ESQL/COBOL

We are implementing Informix Connection manager with HDR as High Availability solution for our organization. During testing, we identified connection manager is not certified for ESQL/Cobol, our business-critical application is written in Cobol. it's very important for us to have Cobol integrated with Connection Manager to have an uninterrupted system

  • Savio Pinto
  • Jul 22 2019
  • Future Consideration
Why is it useful?
Who would benefit from this IDEA? Cobol customer who integrate with Informix Database
How should it work?

Cobol program should automatically connect to the primary DB after the switchover, and this control needs to be managed by Informix Connection Manager

Idea Priority High
Priority Justification Our Project delivery data is end of Q3 2019 for providing high availibility solution to business
Customer Name Savio Pinto
Submitting Organization
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  • Ramesh Mutyapu commented
    22 Aug, 2019 07:28am

    This certification is required to our organization.

  • Savio Pinto commented
    15 Aug, 2019 04:28pm

    Support Engineer Tom asked to try using connection manager in proxy mode, we performed the testing, here are the results

    • connecting to group proxy connection doesn't work
    • direct connecting to proxy "connection manager" works


  • Jeff Filippi commented
    22 Jul, 2019 09:22pm

    The ESQL/Cobol needs to be updated to utilize with connection manager.

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