Building application files for a WebSphere server

You use IBM® Cognos® Configuration to build application files to deploy to an IBM WebSphere® server.

About this task

You can create a web archive (WAR) file or enterprise archive (EAR) file for the following TM1® applications:
  • TM1 Planning Services: pmpsvc.war/ear
  • TM1 Web and TM1 Applications Web tm1web.war/ear
  • TM1 Operations Console: pmhub.war/ear (Deprecated in v2.0.9)

You can then deploy the WAR or EAR files to WebSphere.


  1. Click Start > All Programs > IBM Cognos TM1 > IBM Cognos Configuration.
  2. Click Actions > Build Application Files.
  3. Under Application, select TM1 Application Server.
  4. Under Application Server Type, select IBM WebSphere. Click Next.
  5. Select the file type.
  6. Specify where to save the application files.
    The default location is <PA_install_directory>\ibm\cognos\TM1\. Click Next.
  7. Wait for the Build Application Wizard to complete the process. Click Finish.

What to do next

You can deploy the application files to your WebSphere Application Server. See Deploying TM1 Application Server to a WebSphere Application Server.