Application Architecture for WebSphere

A Practical Approach to Building WebSphere Applications by Joey Bernal

In Application Architecture for WebSphere, one of IBM’s leading WebSphere and WebSphere Portal architects offers a hands-on, best-practice guide to every facet of defining, planning, and implementing WebSphere application architectures. Joey Bernal shows working architects and teams how to define layered architectural standards that can be used across the entire organization, improving application quality without compromising flexibility.


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Links to developerWorks resources (by book chapter)

Here are links from the developerWorks Series book Application Architecture for WebSphere (ISBN-10: 0-13-712926-2) to developerWorks Web site resources that support and extend the book.

Chapter 1

A.1.1 WebSphere at developerWorks

A.1.2 WebSphere Application Server Zone

Chapter 2

A.2.1 WebSphere Developer Technical Journal: Comment Lines, With Great Power comes Great Responsibility

A2.2 Getting Started with Unit and Component testing using IBM Rational Tools

Chapter 3

A.3.1 DeveloperWorks Technical Journal Tired of Hand Coding JDBC, Roland Barcia

A.3.2 Building EJB 3.0 Applications with WebSphere Application Server, Roland Barcia and Jeffrey Sampson

Chapter 4

A.4.1 Designing the Business Service Layer - Jul 2004, Nalla Senthilnathan

Chapter 5

A.5.1 JSF for Non-Belivers, Richard Hightower

Chapter 6

A.6.1 developerWorks WebSphere Portal Zone

A.6.2 Portlet Development Workbook, Tim Hanis

Chapter 7

A.7.1 developerWorks SOA and Web Services Zone.

A.7.2 Developing Web services for WebSphere using JAX-WS Annotations, Jeff Barrett, Dustin Amrhein, and Bruce Tiffany

Chapter 8

A.8.1 Revisiting Performance Fundamentals

A.8.2 Static and Dynamic Caching in WebSphere Application Server, Bill Hines

Chapter 9

A.9.1 Application Architecture Security, Thomas Myer

A.9.2 Seven lesser known system attacks and how to defeat them, Sean-Phillip Oriyano

A.9.3 WebSphere Application Server V6 advanced security hardening, Keys Botzum

Chapter 10

A.10.1 Operational IT Governance, Murray Cantor, John D. Sanders

A.10.2 Common WebSphere Malpractices

A.10.3 Getting started with application development methodologies, Christopher P. Caserio