Data source collection


To view configured data sources, which are the resources that provide connections to the relational database.

We can access this admin console page in one of two ways:

Vrequirement: If using the EJB 1.0 spec and the Java ™ Servlet 2.2 specification, use the Data sources (WAS V4) console page.

Name

Display name of this data source.

Click a data source name to edit the data source settings.

Data type String

JNDI name

JNDI name for this data source.

Data type String

Scope

Scope of the JDBC provider that encapsulates the driver implementation classes to support this data source. Only applications that are installed within this scope can use this data source.

Provider

JDBC provider that encapsulates the appropriate classes.

Description

Specifies a text description of the data source.

Data type String

Category

Specifies a string that we can use to classify or group a data source.

Data type String





Subtopics


Data source settings
WAS data source properties

 

Related concepts


JDBC providers
Data sources

 

Related tasks


Set a data source
Create and configuring a JDBC provider and data source using the Java Management Extensions API
Set a JDBC provider and data source

 

Related


Administrative console preference settings