Clustering and Shared queues with the queue-sharing group as the resource owner.
Original Publication Date: 2001-Dec-16
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-18
Clustering is a technology which allows resources owned by queue managers to be discovered on a 'need to know' basis. These resources are queues and channels and are grouped in clusters. Problem Solved In a shared queue environment, a way is needed of allowing users to make shared queues available to the cluster and seen to an external queue manager as being hosted by a single entity, the queue-sharing group, rather than by each queue manager within the queue-sharing group. Application Message Flow