Websphere WAS Administration 7.0

→ 1. Middleware Overview & Middleware  components Introduction

  • Load Balancer
  • Web servers
  • Application servers
  • Directory server
  • Access Manager
  • Integration tools
  • Monitoring/Tuning tools

→ 2. WAS 7.0  product overview

  • WAS 7 features
  • Terminology used
  • Product packaging
  • profiles introduction
  • differences between 6.0,6.1 & 7.0

→ 3. WAS 7.0  Installation & uninstall

  • hardware & software pre-requisites
  • Installation methods
  • Installation overview
  • Pre install tasks
  • Installation Enhancements in V7
  • GUI & Silent install
  • Installation Verification
  • WAS directory structure
  • Installation trouble shooting
  • Uninstall

→ 4. Fix Packs upgrade

  • introduction to UpdateInstaller tool
  • GUI & Silent update

→ 5. CIM ( Centralized Installation Manager )

  • Functions of CIM
  • CIM Repository
  • Installation Factory
  • Remote Installation
  • Applying Fix packs with CIM

→ 6. Working with Profiles

  • Profile Management Tool
  • Manageprofiles Command
  • New profiles in V7.0
  • Backup/Restore profiles
  • Deleting profiles
  • Directory structure
  • Introduction to FirstSteps
  • Common issues while working with profiles

7. Introduction to Admin clients

→ 7.1  Command mode

  • server commands
  • configuration commands
  • standalone Vs Distributed server environment
  • Backup and Restore commands
  • working with Node commands
  • synchronization commands

→ 7.2  Administrative Console

  • Starting the admin console
  • Logging in to the admin console
  • Admin console areas
  • Preferences and Filters
  • Adding/Removing/Updating objects
  • starting and stopping
  • saving to master configuration repository

→ 7.3  Wsadmin Tool & Scripting

  • Introduction and uses
  • Invoking wsadmin tool
  • wsadmin tool properties
  • wsadmin Objects

→ 8. Problem Determination / Troubleshooting

  • Introduction to logs
  • different types of logfiles
  • understaing log files
  • Changing Log level details
  • Configuring JVM logs
  • Enabling Trace

→ 9. Flexible Management

  • Introduction
  • configuring flexible management
  • start/stop admin agent and job manager
  • Base server Registration
  • Dmgr Registration

→ 10. System management concepts

  • Confiration Repository in detail
  • File Synchronization in detail
  • Monitoring WAS processes
  • Generic Servers
  • Node Groups
  • Managed node Vs UN managed Node
  • Data Sources
  • JDBC Providers
  • Connection Pool

→ 11. Architectural Concepts

  • Introduction to IVM
  • Garbage Collection Policies
  • Class Loaders
  • Shared Libraries
  • Introduction to JNDI
  • Resources - Understanding the scope
  • DRS - Data Replication service
  • High Availability
  • Core Groups     
  • HA Coordinators
  • HA Policies
  • Service Failure Detection

→ 12. Business Level Applications ( BLA )

  • Introduction to BLA
  • Limitations of Enterprise application
  • Assets, Appliactions& Compositions
  • BLA Structure
  • BLA & JAVAEE

→ 13. Clusters and Application management

  • Introduction to workload management
  • horizantal clustering
  • Vertical clustering
  • Hybrid clustering
  • working with clusters
  • WLM request routing
  • Application management
  • Virtual hosts
  • Deploying application
  • working with applications
  • Session Management

→ 14. IBM HTTP SERVER ( IHS )

  • Introduction to IHS
  • Installation
  • silent Install
  • Uninstall
  • IHS configuration
  • GSKit
  • Plugin Installation
  • webserver Definition

→ 15. Advanced Trouble shooting

  • Introduction to Thread Dump
  • Introduction to  Heap Dump
  • Introduction to IBM Support Assitant (ISA )
  • Introduction to Must Gather Document
  • Introduction to Collector tool

→ 16. WebSphere Platform Messaging ( WPM )

  • JMS Support
  • Service Intrigartion Bus ( SIB )
  • messaging and Basic flow
  • Queues, Topics, Destinations, Mes
  • Relation with MQ

→ 17. Performance Monitoring & tuning tools

  • Tivoli performanance Viewer ( TPV )
  • Request metrics
  • performanace Advisors
  • Performance Monitoring Infrastructure (PMI)
  • Data collection settings
  • Performance advisors best practices

→ 18. WebSphere security

  • security end-to-end model
  • Application Server security overview
  • Authentication & Authorization
  • Federated repositories
  • User registry support
  • Single sign-on (SSO)
  • Additional console security roles
  • Java 2 security
  • SSL ( Secure Socket Layer )
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