Category Archives: TIBCO BW

A Comparative Analysis of TIBCO ADB Adapter Vs JDBC

While working with TIBCO projects dealing certain database operations; we have a choice either to use JDBC activities from the JDBC Palette or we can go for Active Database Adapter based communication between our processes and database systems. Provided that, both JDBC and ADB can perform all sorts of DML operations, question arises that which… Read More »

TIBCO BW SmartMapper Lookup Step By Step Tutorial

TIBCO SmartMapper is a tool provided by TIBCO which extends functionality of TIBCO BW by supporting Lookups and cross referencing in an efficient way. Using SmartMapper, relationships are created between multiple application entities. In this step by step TIBCO Tutorial; I will explain how we can create ER Model, create relationship between entities in multiple… Read More »

TIBCO Critical Section Group Step by Step Tutorial

In order to achieve synchronization and to ensure that only one process instance is able to run a set of activities grouped together at a particular time; Critical Section Group type is used in TIBCO processes. In this step by step tutorial, I will explain and demonstrate how we can use Critical Section groups to… Read More »

TIBCO Send Mail Tutorial: How to Send Email With Multiple Attachments in TIBCO BW

In one of my previous tutorials, I explained step by step how we can use Send Mail Activity from Mail Palette to send email from TIBCO BW process. This tutorials is an extension to that tutorial as I am going to explain in this tutorial how to send email from tibco process with multiple attachments.

TIBCO Custom Palette and Custom Activity Tutorial

TIBCO provides a large number of activities grouped into different palettes which can be used to design BW processes to achieve certain business functions. TIBCO also enables users to create their own custom activities which refer to some business process which has underlying implementation for the custom activity. Custom activity once created can be added… Read More »

TIBCO JDBC Transaction Group Tutorial

Transaction is one of the group actions that you can use for activities grouped in a TIBCO BW process. Transaction group combines a set of activities as a single unit and they are commit or rollbacked based on completion of complete transaction. If any activity inside the transaction fails, all grouped activity actions are roll… Read More »

SOAP Vs REST: Developing Web Services in TIBCO

After writing Step by Step tutorials on Developing SOAP HTTP Web Service in TIBCO, SOAP JMS Web Service in TIBCO and RESTFul Web Service in TIBCO, some people asked me to write about differences between SOAP and RESTful Web services and also about Pros and Cons of using SOAP or RESTful web services in TIBCO.… Read More »

Useful Tips and Tricks for TIBCO BW Developers

Well today I have decided not to write some step by step tutorial on any TIBCO Topic, rather I am going to talk about some of the useful tips that can be very helpful for any TIBCO Development guy. Experienced TIBCO professionals might be aware of these things already but I am sure for many… Read More »

TIBCO For Each Group Tutorial: Removing Duplicate Data

While dealing with files data in TIBCO BW, you often come across situations where large files have duplicate data and you want to process only duplicate-free data. In this step by step TIBCO tutorial, I will explain how we can read data from a file, parse the data based on a data format and then… Read More »

TIBCO Tutorial: How to Process JDBC Query Results in Subsets

When using JDBC Query in TIBCO Processes, there can be cases where you are getting a large number of records as query result but you don’t want to process and use all the records altogether. Rather you want JDBC Query Results to be processed as subsets. In this Step by Step JDBC Tutorial, I will… Read More »