Patent Number: 7,240,349

Title: Persistent messaging in a transaction processing environment

Abstract: A method and computer program product is provided for sending a persistent message in a transaction-enabled messaging and queuing system. A message queue manager is responsible for transferring messages from a sender program to a receiving program via a message queue. A message is sent from the sender program to the message queue manager. The message is defined to permit the message queue manager to select whether to treat the message transactionally or non-transactionally.

Inventors: Hickson; Andrew Ian (West Wellow, GB), Niblett; Peter David (Whitchurch, GB), Ware; David (Downton, GB)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: G06F 9/46 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-07-03 0:00:00