This course is designed to provide technical information for information managers, developers and architects. This class explains what middleware is and the characteristics of MQ. It shows the role MQ plays on the world of electronic business, SOA and ESB. The relationship of WMQ to application servers and multi-tiers applications and processes is highlighted.The major components of WMQ will be described. The main application interface MQI will be discussed in details. Other application interfaces particularly JMS will be discussed..The WMQ interfaces to other system components are shown: major ones are system management, databases, security and transactional co-ordinations. Three common platforms will be covered so students will know their concepts and structure. Much emphasis is given to the connection of multiple queue managers and the control of recovery of channels. This course covers materials that are required for taking IBM's certification.
Students must have experience in one of the three operating systems, one of OS/390, UNIX (Linux, AIX, HP or SUN Solaris), or Windows (2000, 2003 or XP). Knowledge of databases or transaction management is desirable.
1 Day/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for MQSeries System Managers, Architects, Application Designers and System Programmers who interact with WMQ.