When to use this connector
This type of Connection is used to send HL7 messages over the MLLP protocol. The MLLP is a Minimal Lower Layer Protocol, which is a standard for receiving and transmitting HL7 messages via TCP/IP.
Read about sending HL7 messages over MLLP.
Create a Connection
Start creating the HL7 MLLP Sender Connection by typing
hl7 into the filter field in the
Select Connection Type gallery. Continue by selecting the
HL7 MLLP Sender Connection:
Host: MLLP server host. This parameter is required.
Port: MLLP server port. This parameter is required.
Use TLS/SSL: If this option is enabled, the HL7 message will be sent over a secure TLS/SSL Connection.
Timeout: Connection timeout in seconds.
Acknowledgment File Name: name of the file to dump acknowledgment messages included in responses. If empty, the system will not create an acknowledgment file.
Encoding: message character encoding. If
No encodingis selected, the default
UTF-8encoding will be used.