Manually deploying and configuring Rational Asset Manager on an existing application server

If you want to use your existing IBM® WebSphere® Application Server or cluster environment, follow the instructions provided in this topic to manually install and configure IBM Rational® Asset Manager.

About this task

The following list is the order of the steps to deploy and configure Rational Asset Manager for use with an existing application server. In general, you will be completing the following tasks:
  1. Create a database for assets.
  2. Create a database for lifecycles.
  3. For WebSphere:On WebSphere Application Server, you will:
    1. Deploy the server setup application:
    2. Use the server setup application to deploy the other application and configure Rational Asset Manager
  4. On Tomcat you will:
    1. Deploy the applications and configure the database connections.
    2. Configure the Rational Asset Manager application.