If you are wondering how to establish a DB connection between Mulesoft and AS400, you're not alone! This article will show you how to properly configure a database connection between an AS400 system and a Mulesoft application.
Nowadays, databases are driven by many many many… We've got a considerable abundance of many drivers and systems. You might be stuck in a project wondering to reach out to a database under an AS400 system. Don't worry: Mulesoft can establish a proper DB connection with AS400 via a native database connector.
Before we begin, let me introduce myself.
My name is Lorenzo Neri, a Cap4 Lab integration engineer. Several times during my working time, I met many different problems I tried to solve, then afterward, a question came to my mind: "What if I bring help to other people to solve my same problem?".
How to establish an AS400 DB connection with Mulesoft native database connector
As you read two paragraphs behind, you needn't re-invent the wheel: Mulesoft gives us what you need, partially.
Starting from scratch, what do you need is to create a flow adding a database operation: to keep it simple, I'll use a "SELECT" like so: