Administering IBM Web Content Manager

Arrow ECS Education (UK)
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Length: 1.5 days
Course type: Open / Scheduled
Next available date: Enquire for start dates - Harrogate
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Arrow ECS Education

Administering IBM Web Content Manager Training Course

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Self-paced virtual courses provide the same deep technical content as our classroom courses, but allow you to learn on your own schedule. You can stop and start a Self-Paced Virtual class as needed during the 30-day access period.

There is no live instructor for this course, so it may not be appropriate for you who require the guidance of a live instructor. In such cases, you should consider the instructor-led version of this course is : Administering IBM Web Content Manager (WPL41)

This course provides you with comprehensive instruction on IBM® Web Content Manager V7.0 administration, from basic Web Content Manager terminology and concepts, to more advanced topics, such as setting up and updating the authoring, testing, and delivery environments. In this course, you explore the possible topologies, discover how Web Content Manager and WebSphere® Portal can work together, and study how to maintain and manage the system. As the course progresses, you then explore topics such as managing content versions, maintaining history, and tuning for performance, along with getting help, backing up your data, and recovering that data (if necessary). Finally, you examine how to migrate down-level content to IBM Web Content Manager 7.0.

Note: This course does not delve deeply into the topic of WebSphere® Portal administration, site design, or site development.

Other courses you may be interested in :

  • Developing Websites using IBM Web Content Manager (WPL40) (WPP40)
  • Essential IBM WebSphere Portal 7.0 Administrations skills (WPL82) (WPP82)

More IBM WebSphere Portal 7.0 Training Paths

If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This intermediate course is for IBM Web Content Manager administrator who is familiar with or has experience with administration tasks, such as managing and monitoring systems, and using logs to troubleshoot issues.

Training Course Content

Lesson 1: Overview of WebSphere Portal and IBM Web Content Manager

  • Review terminology and concepts
  • Re-examine IBM Web Content Manager architecture
  • Compare WebSphere Portal and IBM Web Content Manage

Lesson 2: Understanding IBM Web Content Manager server topologies

  • Describe IBM Web Content Manager topologies

Lesson 3: Working in the authoring environment

  • Customize the authoring environments
  • Describe out-of-the-box and Ephox Rich Text Editor
  • Describe how to assign access rights

Lesson 4: Working in the delivery environment

  • Describe the delivery environments and the differences between remote and local rendering
  • Explain security in the delivery environments
  • Describe how to assign access right in a delivery environment

Lesson 5: Understanding syndication

  • Describe syndication
  • Describe the differences between manual and automatic syndication
  • Explain cloning and when to use over syndication

Lesson 6: Working with your cache

  • Define cache
  • Describe IBM Web Content Manager cache options and the limitations of each

Lesson 7: Improving performance

  • Describe how to optimize performance

Lesson 8: Maintaining IBM Web Content Manager

  • Describe tools and resources for maintaining IBM Web Content Manager
  • Describe IBM Web Content Manager help resources
  • Describe supporting data required for IBM Web Content Manager help

Lesson 9: Web Content Manager deployment best practices

  • Explain how to back up content created in IBM Web Content Manager
  • Describe third-party backup applications

Lesson 10: Migrating from previous versions of IBM Web Content Manager (optional)

  • Describe the migration process to IBM Web Content Manager 7.0

Appendix A. Fine tuning for performance

Appendix B. Web Content Manager APIs

Appendix C. Database domains


The cost of this course is £360 + VAT.

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