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JRuby からBlackbaud FE NXT Data にデータ連携

リアルタイムBlackbaud FE NXT data に連携するシンプルなJRuby アプリケーションを作成します。

JRuby はRuby プログラミング言語の高性能で安定した、完全にスレッド化されたJava 実装です。CData JDBC Driver for Blackbaud FE NXT を使用すると、JRuby からリアルタイムBlackbaud FE NXT data へのデータ連携を簡単に実装できます。ここでは、Blackbaud FE NXT data に接続し、クエリを実行して結果を表示する簡単なJRuby アプリを作成する方法を説明します。

Blackbaud FE NXT Data にJDBC で接続

Before creating the app, note the installation location for the JAR file for the JDBC Driver (typically C:\Program Files\CDatat\CData JDBC Driver for Blackbaud FE NXT\lib).

JRuby natively supports JDBC, so you can easily connect to Blackbaud FE NXT and execute SQL queries.Initialize the JDBC connection with the getConnection function of the java.sql.DriverManager class.

Blackbaud Financial Edge NXT uses the OAuth authentication standard. To authenticate using OAuth, you will need to create an app to obtain the OAuthClientId, OAuthClientSecret, and CallbackURL connection properties.

See the Getting Started guide in the CData driver documentation for more information.


For assistance in constructing the JDBC URL, use the connection string designer built into the Blackbaud FE NXT JDBC Driver.Either double-click the JAR file or execute the jar file from the command-line.

java -jar cdata.jdbc.financialedgenxt.jar

Fill in the connection properties and copy the connection string to the clipboard.

Below is a typical JDBC connection string for Blackbaud FE NXT:


Blackbaud FE NXT Data への接続性を持つJRuby アプリを作成

Create a new Ruby file (for example: FinancialEdgeNXTSelect.rb) and open it in a text editor.Copy the following code into your file:

require 'java' require 'rubygems' require 'C:/Program Files/CData/CData JDBC Driver for Blackbaud FE NXT 2018/lib/cdata.jdbc.financialedgenxt.jar' url = "jdbc:financialedgenxt:SubscriptionKey=MySubscriptionKey;InitiateOAuth=GETANDREFRESH" conn = java.sql.DriverManager.getConnection(url) stmt = conn.createStatement rs = stmt.executeQuery("SELECT AccountId, AccountNumber FROM Accounts") while ( do puts rs.getString(1) + ' ' + rs.getString(2) end

With the file completed, you are ready to display your Blackbaud FE NXT data with JRuby.To do so, simply run your file from the command line:

jruby -S FinancialEdgeNXTSelect.rb

Writing SQL-92 queries to Blackbaud FE NXT allows you to quickly and easily incorporate Blackbaud FE NXT data into your own JRuby applications.Download a free trial today!