I am seeing more and more companies using host based systems in composite applications. Ben Fletcher is currently working with one customer who is doing just that.
Ben Fletcher, Master Inventor and developer for IBM Software Lab Services, is working on a project for a customer and came across an issue with the HOD container. He documented the problem and his work around in an article on the CA Wiki. It’s not really an issue but I can definitely see many people running into this. If you have any interest in the HOD container you might want to check it out.
Referenced article is here.