The Caplin adapter for the Barracuda Order Management System (OMS) provides integration between the Caplin Platform and the Barracuda OMS.
The topic describes how to install the Barracuda Adapter.
To install the adapter, you require:
The Barracuda Order Management System (OMS) must be configured as follows:
Order modifications are rejected when the order is close to filling (order-modification limits).
Sales margin (markup) is included in the tracking rate.
Sales margin (markup) precision is set to tenths of a pip.
To ease log-file analysis across servers, time zones, and daylight savings transitions, we recommend that you set the system clocks of all hosts in a Caplin stack to UTC.
Installing the adapter
To install the Barracuda Order Adapter using the Caplin Deployment Framework, follow the instructions below:
Deactivate any existing order adapters. For example, to uninstall the RET Order Adapter:
./dfw deactivate LimitOrderAdapter
Copy the Barracuda Order Adapter blade archive to the
Deploy the adapter:
./dfw deploy BarracudaOrderAdapter
Specify IP addresses of the primary and secondary hosts of the adapter:
./dfw hosts BarracudaOrderAdapter _primary_host_ip secondary_host_ip_
Restart the deployment framework:
For more information on deploying Caplin supplied blades to the Deployment Framework, see Deploy Platform Components to the Framework.
Perform the following tasks in the sections below.
Configure the adapter
To configure the adapter with connection details for your Barracuda OMS, see Configuration.
Customise the adapter
To provide the adapter with required and optional customisations for usernames, accounts, decimal precision, validation, and blotter columns, see Customising the adapter.
To authorise users to subscribe to subjects published by the adapter, see Permissioning.