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  • developerWorks Rational: Resources for all Rational tooling, including Rational Application Developer, Rational Software Architect, and Rational Developer for System z.
  • WebSphere business integration: Resources for products that integrate data, applications, processes, and people across and beyond the enterprise to leverage existing IT investments, including WebSphere ESB, WebSphere MQ, and the business process management tools.
  • WebSphere business process management: Resources for tools you need to model, assemble, deploy and manage business processes, including WebSphere Business Modeler, WebSphere Integration Developer, WebSphere Business Monitor, and WebSphere Process Server.
  • WebSphere on System z: Resources for software optimized for the System z environment.
  • Data Studio: Resources for tools you need to design, develop, deploy, operate, optimize and govern data and Java database applications, including Data Studio Developer and Data Studio pureQuery Runtime.
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WebSphere Integration Developer & WebSphere Process Server
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Integrating JPA and pureQuery: Leveraging DB2 static execution for the Java Persistence API
Advanced simulation with WebSphere Business Modeler
Building a Hello World SOA application
Create COBOL programs and Web services without writing code
C/C++ development with the Eclipse platform
Getting started with Project Zero and PHP
Recommended reading list: SOA and WebSphere Process Server
Series: A guided tour of WebSphere Integration Developer
Series: Developing Eclipse rich client applications for the WebSphere platform
Series: Getting connected with WebSphere Integration Developer adapters
Series: Jump-start business activity monitoring
Top Java EE best practices
Transforming UML Activity diagrams to WebSphere Business Modeler processes
Tutorial: Connect Java beans to COBOL and CICS using CICS Transaction Gateway and JCA connectors
Why model business processes?

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