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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 4, 2022

Enable to configure property maxNumberOfWSMQSuiteConnections greater than 500

There are clients who need more than 500 connections to MQ, 500 is a value so small. File where is configured

Description of property:

# PROPERTY_NAME : maxNumberOfWSMQSuiteConnections

## PROPERTY_TYPE : Integer

## PROPERTY_DESCRIPTION : This property governs the maximum number of connections that can house in the connection pool deidcated for all of the WSMQ Suite services including the WSMQ Async Receive Adapter

## default value is 250 and this value should not exceed 500. If configured to anything negative this property will be reset to it's default value.If configured to avalue > 500, then it defaults to it's max value of 500.


What is your industry? Banking
How will this idea be used?

We have a client who needs to send to MQ almost 8000 connections to MQ, and MQ is able to receive them, but Sterling does not send them because has that limitation.

  • Guest
    May 6, 2022


    Could you please say me if this idea is being reviewed?

    The client is asking when we have a response of a Fix with this solution

    Thank you!