Migrating IBM WebSphere Application Server on z/OS from v6.1 to v7.0 while keeping IBM WebSphere Portal Server at v6.1

Learn how to use the IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) migration framework to quickly and easily move the IBM WebSphere Portal Server on z/OS from a WAS v6.1 profile to a WAS v7.0 profile, while keeping WebSphere Portal operational at v6R1.0.5.

Terry Swope (teswope@us.ibm.com), Portal System z SVT Specialist, IBM

Terry Swope has worked as a Software Engineer at IBM in System Test on various hardware and software products for 27 years, the past six of which he has been the IBM System z Specialist on the Portal System Verification Test (SVT) team. He holds a BS degree in Computer Science from RIT in Rochester, NY. You can reach him at teswope@us.ibm.com.



Rob Holt (robholt@us.ibm.com), Portal Migration Lead, IBM

Rob Holt has worked as a Software Developer in various divisions at IBM for 15 years. For the past six years he has worked in the Software Group division, where he developed the migration process for WebSphere Portal Server. He has a BS degree in Electrical Engineering from North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, NC, and a MS degree in Electrical Engineering from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA. You can reach Rob at robholt@us.ibm.com.



Barry Pellas (bpellas@us.ibm.com), Portal Installation Developer, IBM

Barry Pellas has been with IBM for eight years, during which time he has worked on various parts of the WebSphere Portal Install, including Database Transfer, Configuration Framework, and Maintenance. He has a BS degree in Computer Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University. You can reach him at bpellas@us.ibm.com.



16 June 2011

Learn how to use the IBM WebSphere® Application Server (WAS) migration framework to quickly and easily move the IBM WebSphere Portal Server on z/OS from a WAS v6.1 profile to a WAS v7.0 profile, while keeping WebSphere Portal operational at v6R1.0.5.

In this white paper

  • Introduction
  • Migration steps
  • zMMT WAS configuration
  • Illustrated WAS 6.1-to-WAS 7.0 migration steps
  • Preparing the cell for migration
  • Cell migration procedure
  • Conclusion
  • Resources
  • About the authors

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White paper in PDF formatMigratingWAS61_WAS7_zOS.Final.pdf813 KB

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