Boomi Tips: Debugging Connectors

Have you ever having difficulties to view the raw data that is being sent out or received in Boomi platform? Here are the options that you use to overcome this:


Charles Proxy

This is a very useful networking traffic capturing tool. You can refer to our previous post to find out more about how this works.



In the latest release, Boomi has introduced a new Atom property “connector.trace”. This Atom property has to work together with a Java JDK built-in utility, JVisualVM (this can be found in JDK_HOME/bin or download from here).

To enable the debugging mode, you will need to:

1. add the “connector.trace=true” to the Atom via Atom Properties screen
2. enable Remote JMX on the Atom
3. configure JVisualVM to monitor the Java activities