Sterling B2B Integrator - EBICS Compression Service

The EBICS Compression service compresses and decompresses files.

The following table provides an overview of the EBICS Compression service:

System Name

EBICS Compression Service

Graphical Process Modeler (GPM) categories

All Services

Description

This service performs EBICS compression and decompression using zlib in pipeline mode.

Business usage

The EBICS Compression service performs a part of the packing and unpacking of order data.

Usage examples

A business process is called by the EBICS Order Processing service to either compress or decompress payload data.

Preconfigured?

This service must be installed and deployed before it is invoked. No configuration parameters are required.

Requires third-party files?

No

Platform availability

All supported Sterling B2B Integrator platforms.

Related services

None

Application requirements

None

Initiates business processes?

No

Invocation

This service is invoked from a business process.

Business process context considerations

Use this service in a business process to either compress or decompress order data.

Returned status values

Fatal – Nonrecoverable error

Transient – Recoverable error

Logic – Recoverable error

Success

Warning

Restrictions

None

Persistence level

System default

Debug

Debugging information for this service is located in Sterling B2B Integrator. Navigate to Operations System Logs EBICS.

Output from Business Process to EBICS Compression Service

The following table contains the parameters passed from a business process to the EBICS Compression service:

Parameter

Description

action

Required. The action to be taken. Valid values are COMPRESS and DECOMPRESS.

CommSessionId

Required. The communication session ID to which the service belongs to, for example, 012345.

pipelineTimeout

Optional. The pipeline timeout value. Default value is 300 seconds.

TransactionId

Required. The ID of the EBICS transaction, for example, TransactionId012345.

WfId

Required. The workflow ID of the transaction, for example, WfId012345.

mode

Optional. Indicates if the service is being invoked by the EBICS Banking Server or the EBICS Client. Valid values are Server and Client. The default value is Server. If you do not provide a value for this parameter, the default value is used.

Business Process Examples

The following example business process illustrates payload compression:
				
					<process name="ebicscompression">
  <sequence>
    <operation>
      <participant name="EBICSCompressionService"/>
      <output message="compressRequest">
        <assign to="." from="*"/>
        <assign to="action"from="'COMPRESS'"/>
      </output>
      <input message="compressResponse">
        <assign to="." from="*"/>
      </input>
    </operation>
  </sequence>
</process>
				
			

The following example business process illustrates payload decompression:

				
					<process name="ebicsdecompression">
  <operation>
    <participant name="EBICSCompressionService"/>
    <output message="decompressRequest">
      <assign to="." from="*"/>
      <assign to="action" from="'DECOMPRESS'"/>
    </output>
    <input message="decompressResponse">
      <assign to="." from="*"/>
    </input>
  </operation>
</process>
				
			

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