DB2 Content Manager V8.3 certification preparation series for Exam 443

This series of articles is designed to prepare you for taking the IBM DB2 Content Manager V8.3 certification exam 443. In addition, it provides a strong foundation for educating yourself on DB2 Content Manager, from understanding how to gather requirements for your content management system, to learning about the core products, to tuning and administering, to troubleshooting.

Kerensa Jablonka (kjablonka@us.ibm.com), Senior Education Specialist, EMC

Kerensa Jablonka is a Senior Education Specialist for the IBM Software Group and has worked for IBM for over 5 years. She has 15 years of experience in databases, computer programming, and content management systems, and has spent the majority of her IBM career working with DB2 Content Manager.



Mary Desisto (desisto@us.ibm.com), Technical Alliance Manager, EMC

Mary Desisto is currently a Technical Alliance Manager working with business partners on the IBM Content Management Portfolio. Mary has over 15 years experience in the Content Management business doing various roles from development, testing, technical support, education, implementations and architectural design with IBM field personnel, customers and partners. She has over 27 years with IBM in various development and business positions.



Michael Lowe (mike.lowe@us.ibm.com), Consulting Education Specialist, EMC

Mike Lowe has over 25 years of experience in software development, project management, database and systems administration, consulting and educational services. He is a Certified Technical Trainer (CTT). He joined IBM in 2001 as a consultant and Education Specialist. Mike is currently a Courseware Developer in the Information Management group, and is focused on Content Management.



31 August 2006

This series of articles is designed to prepare you for taking the IBM® DB2® Content Manager V8.3 certification exam 443. In addition, it provides a strong foundation for educating yourself on DB2 Content Manager, from understanding how to gather requirements for your content management system, to learning about the core products, to tuning and administering, to troubleshooting.

About the DB2 Content Manager certification preparation series

The certification series includes the following modules:

DB2 Content Manager V8.3 certification preparation series for Exam 443 modules
TitleAuthorAbstract
Part 1, High level design and requirements gatheringMary DesistoThis module takes you through the basics of gathering requirements for your content management system, including identifying data, users, and relationships, getting ready to use the System Admin Client, and planning for storage and retention, document processing workflow, and maintenance.
Part 2, Installation and configuration Mike Lowe and Mary DesistoThis module helps you identify installation prerequisites, install and validate prerequisites and CM components, and prepare for client installation.
Part 3, TroubleshootingKerensa Jablonka and Mike LoweThis module introduces the tools for troubleshooting, including an explanation of various logs and traces that can be used to solve problems.
Part 4, System administrationKerensa JablonkaThis module presents information on defining a data model, administrative domains, and users and user groups. In addition, it discusses access control lists and privileges, configuring LDAP, document routing, and managing token duration.
Part 5, System managed storageKerensa JablonkaThis module explains how system managed storage is used to define where and how objects are stored in your content management system.
Part 6, Maintenance and performance tuningKerensa JablonkaThis module presents information about performance tuning and routine maintenance utilities for a DB2 Content Manager system, including understanding performance goals, performance monitoring, managing log files, backup and restore, and more.
Part 7, DB2 Content Manager clientsMike LoweThis module introduces the Content Manager clients, the eClient and the Client for Windows.
Part 8, Identifying integration optionsKerensa JablonkaThis module presents the options for integrating custom solutions with Content Manager. It describes the DB2 Information Integrator for Content framework and summarizes the available application programming interfaces.
Part 9, Core product informationKerensa JablonkaThis module gives a description of key product features of other members of the content management portfolio.

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DescriptionNameSize
Part 1, High level design1HighLevelDesign.pdf191 KB
Part 2, Installation and configuration2InstallationAndConfiguration.pdf99 KB
Part 3, Troubleshooting3Troubleshooting.pdf177 KB
Part 4, System administration4SystemAdministration.pdf228 KB
Part 5, System managed storage5SystemManagedStorage.pdf116 KB
Part 6, Performance tuning6PerformanceTuning.pdf152 KB
Part 7, Content Manager clients7ContentManagerClients.pdf64 KB
Part 8, Integration8Integration.pdf99 KB
Part 9, Core product information9CoreProductInformation.pdf56 KB

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