This course teaches you the skills that are needed to install and administer IBM WebSphere Application Server V8.5, which offers users enhanced support for standards, emerging technology, and a choice of development frameworks.
In this course, you learn how to install, configure, and maintain IBM WebSphere Application Server V8.5 base, Network Deployment (ND), and the Liberty profile, and to deploy enterprise Java applications in a single computer or clustered configuration. In addition, you learn how to work with features of WebSphere Application Server V8.5, such as IBM Installation Manager, WebSphere Customization Toolbox, administrative console extensions, security enhancements, Intelligent Management Pack, and the centralized installation manager.
Throughout the course, hands-on exercises and demonstrations reinforce lecture content. You gain practical experience with WebSphere Application Server V8.5 by completing tasks such as installing and assembling applications, applying problem determination techniques, configuring a clustered environment, and working with fine-grained administrative security.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
This intermediate course is designed for administrators who install, configure, and manage web-based applications on WebSphere Application Server. Web administrators, lead application developers, and application architects can also benefit from this course.
Relate WebSphere Application Server to the WebSphere family of products
Describe the features and standards in WebSphere Application Server V8.5
Describe the architectural concepts that are related to WebSphere Application Server
Install and configure WebSphere Application Server V8.5
Install and configure IBM HTTP Server (IHS)
Assemble and install server-side Java enterprise applications
Use WebSphere administrative tools to configure and manage enterprise applications
Use wsadmin scripting
Configure WebSphere Application Server security
Deploy applications in clustered environments
View performance information about server and application components
Use problem determination tools and log files to troubleshoot problems
Configure messaging with the service integration bus
Describe the Intelligent Management Pack
Describe WebSphere Batch features
Describe the Liberty profile
Install and configure the Liberty profile
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