Transforming JSON to Blue Prism Queue Item

I am still playing with Blue Prism and Kafka integration. I decided to build Blue Prism process which connects to Kafka, fetches messages and saves them in work queue. I used techniques for Blue Prism and Kafka communication described in my earlier post. Kafka messages in Json format need to be transformed to Blue Prism … Read more Transforming JSON to Blue Prism Queue Item

Encryption and decryption of queue items in Blue Prism

Over couple of days I have been working quite a lot with queues and queue items in Blue Prism. Every Blue Prism queue can be marked as encrypted in System settings. I used AES256 symmetric-key encryption algorithm. There are some details of queues and queue items in Control Room but there is no view which … Read more Encryption and decryption of queue items in Blue Prism

Trusting self-signed SSL certificate in Blue Prism

Today I have been continuing work on integrating RPA Blue Prism with Confluent Kafka. I mentioned in my earlier post that I connect to Kafka Rest Proxy by using Utility – HTTP business object with HTTP Request action. Blue Prism consumer authenticates to Kafka by using SSL certificates. I use self-signed SSL certificate on my Kafka test environment … Read more Trusting self-signed SSL certificate in Blue Prism

Converting Base64 string to binary in Blue Prism

I was working on a use case to store binary file (PKCS 12 certificate) in Blue Prism Security-Credentials. Unfortunately Security-Credentials do not support storing binary files. So I thought of converting binary to file to Base64 string and storing it in Security-Credentials as password and decoding it back to binary in Blue Prism process. Although … Read more Converting Base64 string to binary in Blue Prism

Committing custom offsets to Kafka

Recently I have been playing around integrating RPA Blue Prism with Confluent Kafka. Blue Prism process was consuming messages from Kafka topic using Kafka Rest Proxy. To achieve it I used build in Utility – HTTP business object with HTTP Request action. Reading messages from Kafka REST Proxy consists of 5 steps 1. Creating consumer … Read more Committing custom offsets to Kafka