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About WebSphere Portal Server v6.0 and Rational Application Developer v7.0

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Question

Does IBM® WebSphere® Portal Server v6.0 come with Rational® Application Developer (RAD) v7.0 and where can you find information on installing WebSphere Portal Server v6.0 with Rational Application Developer v7.0?

Answer


WebSphere Portal Server v6.0 comes with Rational Application Developer v7.0.
It is an optional install and optional multi-part download for Rational Application Developer v7.0 from IBM Passport Advantage.




In order to install the WebSphere Portal Server v6.0 component of Rational Application Developer v7.0, you need to review the Installing the WebSphere Portal Version 6.0 Test Environment section of the Rational Application Developer v7.0 Installation Guide.

Note in step 10:
"....for business process support, and click Next to continue. Important: If you...."

TIP: Unless you need WPPS, also referred to as Business Process server, it is suggested that you do not install this component for the following reasons: Consult the following resources in parallel when installing WebSphere Portal Server v6.0
  1. Rational Application Developer V7 Programming Guide (SG24-7501-00):
  2. The IBM WebSphere Portal V6.0 Information Center:
If the installation goes well, you should see a similar WebSphere Portal Version 6.0 Installer - Installation was successful screen when finished:



If additional or specific help is needed to install WebSphere Portal Server v6.0, contact IBM WebSphere Portal server support through the usual IBM Support channels.

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10 September 2020

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