AutoPilot® for WebSphere Integration Bus

Tracking Message Flows through WebSphere Integration Bus and Analyzing its Health and Performance

Real-time Visibility for Problem Resolution 

AutoPilot® provides deep visibility into WebSphere Integration Bus and the message flows that pass through it. In conjunction with Autopilot analytics, this solution provides situational analysis for Broker environments. Instead of reacting to individual thresholds, IT specialists can see real-time status within the context of a business view (a situation). This approach can reduce false alarms, automatically detects anomalies and deliver the necessary visibility to rapidly detect, diagnose and resolve problems.

Monitoring WebSphere Integration Bus using Nastel AutoPilot

AutoPilot® for WebSphere Integration Bus features:

  • Message flow tracking
  • Analytics to proactively diagnose activity
  • Root-cause analysis of underperformance
  • Real-time monitoring

AutoPilot for WebSphere Integration Bus monitors:

  • Integration Bus's consumption of system resources over time
  • Integration Bus metrics
  • Integration Bus's performance of key business activities
  • Routing and transformation history
  • Correlate Integration Bus performance data with events from other systems

Benefits

  • Early-warning alerts for Integration Bus performance in accordance with policy
  • Tracking and measurement of Integration Bus performance through the execution of a business process

The AutoPilot WebSphere Integration Bus Expert monitors Integration Bus categories: Execution, Threads, Failure, Performance and Broker Accounting.

Specific metrics include:

  • CountOfInvocations
  • MaximumCPUTime
  • MaximumElapsedTime
  • MinimumElapsedTime
  • TotalCPUTime
  • TotalElapsedTime
  • CPUTimeWaitingForInputMessages
  • ElapsedTimeWaitingForInputMessages
  • Number (threads)
  • NumnberOfThreadsInPool
  • TotalNumberOfInputMessages
  • TotalSizeOfInputMessages
  • ExecutionGroupName
  • TotalNumberOfBackouts
  • TotalNumberOfCommits
  • TotalNumberOfErrorsProcesingMessages
  • TotalNumberOfMessagesWithErrors
  • TotalSizeOfInputMessages
  • FailureStats
  • Failure Id
  • Failure Message
  • Failure Source
  • Failure Time
  • Failure Type
  • AverageInterArrivalTime
  • AverageMessageSize
  • MaxMessageSize
  • MessageCount
  • MinimumMessageSize
  • AccountingOrigin
  • BrokerUUID
  • Many more...

Real-time Analytics

AutoPilot using its built-in Complex Event Processing engine, provides comprehensive analysis for WebSphere Message Broker including:

  • Collection history for trending
  • Correlation of WebSphere Integration Bus performance data with events from other sources, including: Java, .NET, WMQ, WESB, DataPower, CICS, TIBCO, Solace and home-grown systems
  • Routing and transformation history
  • User-specified business policy

Nastel's AutoPilot for IBM WebSphere Integration Bus provides users with a real-time, end-to-end view of activities as they flow to and from Integration Bus and other sources such as Java, WMQ. This delivers greater visibility, proactive alerting and improved performance. The benefit of this will be a reduction in the frequency and duration of outages.