IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager for Application Diagnostics, Version 7.1.0.1

User IDs


The Application Monitor can capture, display, and store the user ID of a request that comes into the application server. By default, the user ID is captured by calling the following method:

If your application stores user IDs in the session, configuration is required. User IDs are defined as Web-side identifiers of who initiated the transaction/request.

To capture the user ID from the session...

  1. Enable the data gathering from the session
  2. Specify the attribute in the session that contains the user ID

To enable the data gathering from the session, update the data collector properties as follows:

To capture the attribute called account name from the session, update the data collector properties as follows:


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Data used by the Request Mapper