Creating and registering event notification handlers

To create and register event notification handlers in the MDM Workbench, take the following steps.


  1. Make sure that you are in the MDM Configuration perspective.
  2. Double-click the .imm file for your configuration project.
  3. Click Events in the configuration editor view.
  4. Click the Event Notification tab, then click Add.
  5. Complete the event notification handler variables as appropriate:
    • Destination Name: enter the name of the destination for the event notification handler.
    • Handler Name: enter a name for the event notification handler to differentiate it from other handlers.
    • Handler Arguments: enter the arguments you want the event notification handler to employ. Use ^ to separate arguments.
  6. In the Events List section select the Entity type from the drop-down list, then select and edit the event handler variables as appropriate:
    • Event Type: select one or more event notification types to enable.
    • View: choose the view type from the drop-down list.
    • Enable Change Detection: false is the default. Set to true to enable.
    • Send Updates Only: false is the default. Set to true to enable.
    • Include Member List: false is the default. Set to true to enable.
    • Message Format: select the message format from the drop-down list.
  7. Click Generate to start the Create a Master Data Management Handler Class wizard.
  8. Specify or browse to a Handler bundle project name.
  9. Select Add bundle to composite and specify the Composite project .cba file, then click Next to load the Handler Information window.
  10. Enter the appropriate information for the handler:
    • Select the Type of interaction from the drop-down menu.
    • Enter or browse to the Name of the handler.
    • Enter or browse to the Java class for the handler.
    • Enter the Java package name for the handler.
  11. Click Finish.