About this training

Venue

Place and date according to your availability

Participants

This intermediate course is for Lotus Sametime administrators who are experienced with Lotus Sametime and who need to deploy and manage Lotus Sametime 9 in an enterprise environment.

Prerequisites

You should complete the following IBM courses or have equivalent knowledge, skills, and experience:

Implementing an IBM Lotus Sametime 9 Infrastructure (ST850). One hour course to demystify WebSphere Application Server for Lotus Sametime administrators.

Understanding of basic networking and browser usage is recommended.

What will you learn?

Description

  • This course is for Lotus Domino and/or Sametime administrators who want to deploy Sametime 9 in a pilot environment .The course intent is to guide administrators through the process of installing, deploying, and administering a test Sametime 9 environment.

Objectives

  • Identify the skills required to Administer a Sametime 9 Infrastructure
  • Identify system requirements for implementing a Sametime 9 infrastructure
  • Identify administrative requirements for Sametime 9 components
  • Analyze migration considerations when upgrading from a prior version of Sametime to Sametime 9
  • Create and apply a policy in Sametime 9
  • Change a policy's weight
  • Find policies associated with a user
  • Identify Sametime 9 Ports and URLs in a pilot (Cell) deployment
  • Maintain and backup DB2 databases
  • Manage community services using the SSC
  • Administer the IBM Lotus Sametime 9 Proxy Server
  • Administer an IBM Lotus Sametime 9 Media Manager
  • Administer an IBM Lotus Sametime 9 Meeting Server
  • Identify 'must gather' information to collect in the course of troubleshooting
  • Perform troubleshooting techniques

This course covers the following topics :

Planning to deploy IBM Lotus Sametime 9

  • Identify the skills required to Administer a Sametime 9 Infrastructure
  • Identify system requirements for implementing a Sametime 9 infrastructure
  • Identify administrative requirements for Sametime 9 components
  • Analyze migration considerations when upgrading from a prior version of Sametime to Sametime 9

Installing a pilot deployment  of IBM Lotus Sametime 9

  • Install IBM DB2
  • Create the required DB2 databases
  • Verify the databases are functioning properly
  • Install the Lotus Sametime 9 System Console
  • Start the Lotus Sametime 9 System Console
  • Navigate the Lotus Sametime 9 System Console UI
  • Connect the Sametime 9 server in your deployment to an LDAP directory
  • Connect to the DB2 databases
  • Use a guided activity to create a deployment plan for installing the Lotus Sametime 9 Community Server
  • Install a Lotus Sametime Community Server using a deployment plan
  • Use a guided activity to create a deployment plan for installing the Lotus Sametime 9 Proxy Server
  • Install a Lotus Sametime 9 Proxy Server using a deployment plan
  • Verify the installation of the Lotus Sametime Proxy Server
  • Use a guided activity to create a deployment plan for installing the Lotus Sametime 9 Media Manager
  • Install a Lotus Sametime 9 Media Manager using a deployment plan
  • Install the WebSphere Application Server Update Installer
  • Install the required software updates required by the Lotus Sametime 9 Media Manager
  • Update the Lotus Sametime 9 client with the A/V plug-in
  • Verify the Lotus Sametime 9 Media Manager installation
  • Use a guided activity to create a deployment plan for installing the Lotus Sametime 9 Meeting Server
  • Install a Lotus Sametime 9 Meeting Server using a deployment plan
  • Verify the Lotus Sametime 9 Meeting Server installation

Administering an IBM Lotus Sametime 9 pilot deployment

  • Creating and applying a policy in Sametime 9
  • Changing a user policy's weight
  • Finding policies associated with a user
  • Identify Sametime 9 Ports and URLs in a pilot (Cell) deployment
  • Maintain and backup DB2 databases
  • Manage community services using the SSC
  • Administer the IBM Lotus Sametime 9 Proxy Server
  • Administer an IBM Lotus Sametime 9 Media Manager
  • Administer an IBM Lotus Sametime 9 Meeting Server

Troubleshooting IBM Lotus Sametime 9

  • Identify 'must gather' information to collect in the course of troubleshooting
  • Perform troubleshooting techniques

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