WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Administration (WA855)
This version of the course provides users with development frameworks to choose from, emerging technology as well as improved support for standards. Trainees will learn to install, maintain and configure the IBM WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 base, the Liberty profile, and Network Deployment (ND). They also learn to set up enterprise Java applications in a clustered configuration or just one computer. Additionally, the course teaches users to work with specific WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 features, including WebSphere Customization Toolbox, IBM Installation Manager, security enhancements, centralized installation and Intelligent Management.
The course reinforces lecture material through demonstrations and practical exercises that allow the user to apply their learning with WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5. These exercises include tasks like assembling and installing applications, configuring a clustered environment, functioning with fine-grained administrative security and using problem determination techniques.
Students can also opt to take the e-learning virtual version of this course (WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 Administration (ZA855)), which allows them to pace themselves, and learn without the need to travel.
At the end of the course, users should be able to perform the following functions:
Describe the WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 standards and features
Understand WebSphere Application Server’s place within the wider context of the WebSphere family of products
Describe the architectural concepts that can be applied to WebSphere Application Server
Install and configure IBM HTTP Server (IHS)
Install and configure WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5
Assemble and install Java enterprise applications on the server side
Configure and manage enterprise applications using WebSphere administrative tools
Employ wsadmin scripting
Configure the WebSphere Application Server security feature
Set up applications in clustered environments
View application and server components’ performance information
Troubleshoot problems using log files and problem determination tools
Configure the service integration bus with messaging
Describe the features of Intelligent Management
Describe the features of WebSphere Batch
Describe, install and configure the Liberty profile
This intermediate IT Ops training course is designed for administrators responsible for installing, configuring and managing web-based applications on the WebSphere Application Server. It is also relevant for users like application architects, lead application developers and web administrators, as well as anyone running WebSphere Application Server IBM i systems and other platforms.
Basic understanding of fundamental internet concepts
Web browser usage experience
Administrative skills for Apache, IBM HTTP Server or other web servers
Fundamentals operational skills for the Linux OS
Virtual Instructed-Led Outline
- Course introduction
- WebSphere product family overview
- WebSphere Application Server architecture - stand-alone
- WebSphere Application Server architecture - federated
- IBM Installation Manager
- WebSphere Application Server installation
- Web server installation
- Exercise: Installing IBM Installation Manager
- Exercise: Installing WebSphere Application Server
- Exercise: Installing IBM HTTP Server
- WebSphere Application Server administrative console
- Exercise: Exploring the administrative console
- Introduction to the PlantsByWebSphere application
- Application assembly
- Exercise: Assembling an application
- Application installation
- Exercise: Installing an application
- Problem determination
- Exercise: Problem determination
- Introduction to wsadmin and scripting
- Exercise: Using wsadmin
- Federating a cell
- Exercise: Creating a federated cell
- Workload management
- Exercise: Clustering and workload management
- Introduction to WebSphere Messaging
- Exercise: Configuring the service integration bus
- Job manager and Centralized Installation Manager
- Demonstration: Using the job manager
- Overview of Intelligent Management
- WebSphere security
- Exercise: Configuring WebSphere security
- Exercise: Configuring application security
- Exercise: Configuring SSL for WebSphere
- Overview of the Liberty profile
- Exercise: Working with the Liberty profile
- Performance monitoring
- Exercise: Using the performance monitoring tools
- WebSphere Batch
- Course summary
|Learning Style||Virtual Classroom|
|Course Duration||5 Days|
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