The Sentinel installer creates a DBQuery resource adaptor entity called
dbquery-0 resource adaptor entity is configured to connect to a local relational database.
|See the DBQuery RA documentation for more about the DBQuery RA.
Before installing Sentinel, you can configure the DBQuery RA database type by adding the
db.type property to
Valid options for this property are
timesten. The Sentinel installation process compiles the DBQuery RA with the appropriate JDBC driver for that
Many features provided with Sentinel, and new features developed with the Sentinel SDK, may use the DBQuery resource adaptor.
The following features provided with Sentinel may be configured to use the DBQuery resource adaptor:
Scripted Promotions Feature — may be configured to use a database to store the promotions buckets
Friends and Family Feature — may be configured to fetch friends and family data from a relation database
Home Zone Feature — may be configured to fetch home zone data from a relation database
Subscriber Data Lookup Feature — may be configured to fetch subscriber data from a relation database