Installation and Administration of IBM WebSphere Portal 8.5 on Windows (WPL85G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This intermediate course is for experienced system administrators that are new to WebSphere Portal or need to refresh WebSphere Portal administration skills. They are responsible for installing and configuring WebSphere Portal and its day-to-day management.


You should have:

  • Understanding the WebSphere Application Server and JVM environments
  • Experience with the WebSphere Application Server and JVM environments
  • Database administration experience
  • Network security experience

Course Content

This course is also available as self-paced virtual (e-learning) course Installation and Administration of IBM WebSphere Portal 8.5 on Windows (WPP85G). This option does not require any travel.

This comprehensive course combines informative lectures and discussions with relevant activities and labs so that you can administer IBM WebSphere Portal 8.5. In the first part of the course, the focus is on installation and configuration of IBM WebSphere Portal 8.5. After installation, focus shifts to configuration and administration. Configuration includes the database that WebSphere Portal uses, federated user registries, and clustering for scalability and fault tolerance. In the second half of the course, you practice common day-to-day administration tasks on IBM WebSphere Portal Server 8.5, including portlet installation, security configuration, and WebSphere Portal site management.

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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

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.

Digital courseware Dates and Booking
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13/02/2017 - 17/02/2017 Frankfurt Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
29/05/2017 - 02/06/2017 Hamburg
24/07/2017 - 28/07/2017 Munich
18/09/2017 - 22/09/2017 Düsseldorf
13/11/2017 - 17/11/2017 Berlin
24/07/2017 - 28/07/2017 Vienna (iTLS)