enable DTM

enable DTM enables or disables the SAP ASE distributed transaction management (DTM) feature.

Summary Information

Default value

0 (off)

Valid values

0 (off), 1(on)



Display level


Required role

System administrator

Configuration groups

DTM Administration, SQL Server Administration

When DTM is enabled, you can use SAP ASE as a resource manager in X/Open XA and MSDTC systems. You must restart the server for this parameter to take effect. See the XA Interface Integration Guide for CICS, Encina, and TUXEDO for more information about using SAP ASE in an X/Open XA environment. See System Administration Guide: Volume 2 > Distributed Transaction Management for information about transactions in MSDTC environments, and for information about SAP ASE native transaction coordination services.