Tech Tip: Datamaker Fatal Logon error- A communication error has been detected

Discussion created by gilta03 Champion on Jan 4, 2018

While trying to create a connection profile with DB2 in Datamaker, I am receiving the following error message, despite being able to successfully connect to and ping DB2 outside of the tool:

FATAL CA Test Data Manager- Datamaker logon error 
Cannot connect using supplied values. 
Profile: x
odbc: -30081 
SQLSTATE= 08001 
[IBM][CLI Driver] SQL30081N A communication error has been detected. Communication protocol being used: "TCP/IP". Communication API being used: "SOCKETS". Location where the error was detected: "10.***.***.xx". Communication function detecting the error: "recv". Protocol specific error code(s): "10054", "*", "0". SQLSTATE=08001 


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