This course teaches you the skills that are needed to administer IBM WebSphere Application Server V9 in a federated environment. This release of IBM WebSphere Application Server provides enhanced support for standards (notably Java 7 EE), emerging technology, and a choice of development frameworks. In this course, you learn how to configure and maintain IBM WebSphere Application Server V9 Network Deployment. You learn how to deploy and create a deployment manager and federate a cell. In addition, you learn how to create a cluster within the federated cell. Throughout the course, hands-on exercises and demonstrations reinforce lecture content. You gain practical experience with WebSphere Application Server V9 by completing tasks such as creating a deployment manager, federating a stand-alon


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Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to:
Describe the architectural concepts that are related to WebSphere Application Server Network Deployment
Create a deployment manager instance
Federate an application server to a cell
Add a stand-alone application server to a WebSphere Application Server cell
Cluster an application server within a WebSphere Application Server cell
Configure WebSphere Application Server SSL security settings
Deploy applications in clustered environments
Describe the features of Intelligent Management

  • Course introduction

  • WebSphere Application Server architecture: Federated

  • Federating a cell
    Exercise: Configuring the lab workstation
    Exercise: Creating a federated cell

  • Workload management

  • Exercise: Clustering and workload management

  • WebSphere security: SSL

  • Exercise: Configuring SSL for WebSphere

  • Overview of Intelligent Management

  • Course summary


This course is designed for WebSphere administrators who have experience with stand-alone application server environments, and want to learn about creating and managing a federated environment.




Basic operational skills for the Linux operating system Administrative skills for a web server, such as IBM HTTP Server or Apache Basic understanding of cloud concepts, private, public and hybrid clouds, and specifically traditional on-premises environments Completion of course WebSphere Application Server V9 Administration (WA590G) or experience with WebSphere Application Server in a stand-alone environment


Length: 2.0 days (16 hours)


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