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Getting ADMException: Cannot connect to jdbc/admDataSource



User reported an error while connecting to Adaptive Decision Manager (ADM).

Error Messages

 [3/30/15 17:07:24:443 IST] 0000000e SystemErr     R com.pega.decision.adm.client.ADMException: Cannot connect to jdbc/admDataSource
 [3/30/15 17:07:24:443 IST] 0000000e SystemErr     R  at com.pega.decision.adm.client.ADMException.raise(
 [3/30/15 17:07:24:443 IST] 0000000e SystemErr     R  at com.pega.decision.adm.dbutils.DBInformation.getDialectProperties(
 [3/30/15 17:07:24:443 IST] 0000000e SystemErr     R  at com.pega.decision.adm.persist.AbstractDO.getDialectProperties(

Steps to Reproduce

Configure Services from Decisioning Services landing page.

Root Cause

The behaviour was noticed due to incorrect data source configurations for ADM.


User changed the ADM datasource configurations appropriately and was able to connect to ADM. User was able to ping the ADM Service from Decisioning Services landing page.

Published June 12, 2015 - Updated October 8, 2020

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