Migrating multiple-cluster IBM WebSphere Application Server from v7.0 to v8.0 and Portal Server from v6.1 to v8.0 on z/OS with 24x7 availability

Learn how to use the IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) and WebSphere Portal Server (WPS) migration framework to quickly and easily move WAS and WPS on z/OS from WPS v6.1.5 on WAS v7.0 to WPS 8.0 on WAS v8.0. This white paper explains the steps required to migrate a multiple cluster and maintain 24x7 WebSphere Portal availability.

Adrian B. Jordan (adrianj@us.ibm.com), WebSphere Portal System Test, IBM

Adrian B. Jordan currently works as a Staff Software Quality Engineer on the WebSphere Portal System Verification Test (SVT) team. He tests several areas of the product, focusing primarily on WebSphere Portal Server migration.



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.



03 October 2012

Learn how to use the IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS) and WebSphere Portal Server (WPS) migration framework to quickly and easily move WAS and WPS on z/OS from WPS v6.1.5 on WAS v7.0 to WPS 8.0 on WAS v8.0. This white paper explains the steps required to migrate a multiple cluster and maintain 24x7 WebSphere Portal availability..

In this white paper

  • Introduction
  • Maintaining 24x7 availability in migration procedure
  • WAS migration steps
  • Illustrated WAS migration steps
  • Migrating the cell
  • Preparing for the Portal migration process
  • Migrating WebSphere Portal.
  • Conclusion
  • Resources
  • Author biography

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White paper in PDF formatmigratingclusteredwps61_wps8_zos_final.pdf4048.57 KB

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