Accelerate, Secure and Integrate with IBM DataPower V7.1 (WE711G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This basic course is designed for integration developers who configure service policies on IBM DataPower Gateway appliances.


You should have successfully completed the following courses:

  • Technical Introduction to IBM WebSphere DataPower Gateway Appliances V7 (VW700G)
  • What’s New in IBM DataPower Version 7.1 (VW710G)

You should also be familiar with:

  • Security-based concepts and protocols
  • XML-related technologies such as XML schema, XPath, and XSLT
  • JavaScript programming
  • Web service fundamentals and the web services security specifications
  • REST-based services

Course Content

An updated version of this course is available. For more information, click JWS and JWE Support in IBM DataPower V7.2 (WE712G).

This course is also available as self-paced virtual (e-learning) course Accelerate, Secure and Integrate with IBM DataPower V7.1 (ZE711G). This option does not require any travel.

This course teaches you the fundamental skills that are required to configure, implement, and troubleshoot services that are developed on the IBM DataPower Gateway (IDG) appliances with firmware version 7.1.x. The concepts in this course are also beneficial to system administrators of the DataPower appliance, although there is a separate course for administrators.

The DataPower Gateway Appliances allow an enterprise to simplify, accelerate, and enhance the security capabilities of its XML and web services deployments, and extend the capabilities of its service-oriented architecture (SOA) infrastructure. The appliances also extend these capabilities into the JSON, REST, and Mobile application areas.

Through a combination of instructor-led lectures and hands-on lab exercises, you learn how to implement the key use cases for the DataPower appliances. These include web service virtualization, web services security, integrating with IBM MQ, Mobile and REST support, integrating with OAuth 2.0, and authentication, authorization, and auditing (AAA). You also learn how to use various problem determination tools such as logs, monitors, and probes, and techniques for testing DataPower services and handling errors.

Hands-on exercises give you experience working directly with a DataPower Gateway appliance. The exercises focus on skills such as creating multi-protocol gateways and web service proxies, working with encryption and cryptographic objects, configuring service level monitoring, troubleshooting services, and handling errors.

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Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

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20/02/2017 - 24/02/2017 Frankfurt Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
12/06/2017 - 16/06/2017 Hamburg
07/08/2017 - 11/08/2017 Munich
25/09/2017 - 29/09/2017 Düsseldorf
27/11/2017 - 01/12/2017 Berlin
07/08/2017 - 11/08/2017 Vienna (iTLS)

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