Deploying and Administering Lotus Sametime 8.5.1

Deploying and Administering Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Course Description

Duration: 2.00 days (16 hours)

This course is for Lotus Domino or Sametime administrators who want to deploy a Lotus Sametime server in an existing Lotus Domino environment.
The course intent is to provide an environment analogous to the tasks you will perform back at their jobs.

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Intended Audience for this Deploying and Administering Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Course

  • » This intermediate course is for Lotus Sametime administrators who are experienced with Lotus Sametime and who need to deploy and manage Lotus Sametime 8.5 in an enterprise environment.

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Deploying and Administering Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Course Objectives

  • » Identify the skills required to Administer a Sametime 8.5.1 Infrastructure
  • » Identify system requirements for implementing a Sametime 8.5.1 infrastructure
  • » Identify administrative requirements for Sametime 8.5.1 components
  • » Analyze migration considerations when upgrading from a prior version of Sametime to Sametime 8.5.1
  • » Create and apply a policy in Sametime 8.5.1
  • » Change a policy's weight
  • » Find policies associated with a user
  • » Identify Sametime 8.5.1 Ports and URLs in a pilot (Cell) deployment
  • » Maintain and backup DB2 databases
  • » Manage community services using the SSC
  • » Administer the IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Proxy Server
  • » Administer an IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Media Manager
  • » Administer an IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Meeting Server
  • » Identify 'must gather' information to collect in the course of troubleshooting
  • » Perform troubleshooting techniques

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Deploying and Administering Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Course Outline

      1. Planning to deploy IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1
        1. Identify the skills required to Administer a Sametime 8.5.1 Infrastructure
        2. Identify system requirements for implementing a Sametime 8.5.1 infrastructure
        3. Identify administrative requirements for Sametime 8.5.1 components
        4. Analyze migration considerations when upgrading from a prior version of Sametime to Sametime 8.5.1
      2. Installing a pilot deployment of IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1
        1. Install IBM DB2
        2. Create the required DB2 databases
        3. Verify the databases are functioning properly
        4. Install the Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 System Console
        5. Start the Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 System Console
        6. Navigate the Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 System Console UI
        7. Connect the Sametime 8.5.1 server in your deployment to an LDAP directory
        8. Connect to the DB2 databases
        9. Use a guided activity to create a deployment plan for installing the Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Community Server
        10. Install a Lotus Sametime Community Server using a deployment plan
        11. Use a guided activity to create a deployment plan for installing the Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Proxy Server
        12. Install a Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Proxy Server using a deployment plan
        13. Verify the installation of the Lotus Sametime Proxy Server
        14. Use a guided activity to create a deployment plan for installing the Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Media Manager
        15. Install a Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Media Manager using a deployment plan
        16. Install the WebSphere Application Server Update Installer
        17. Install the required software updates required by the Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Media Manager
        18. Update the Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 client with the A/V plug-in
        19. Verify the Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Media Manager installation
        20. Use a guided activity to create a deployment plan for installing the Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Meeting Server
        21. Install a Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Meeting Server using a deployment plan
        22. Verify the Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Meeting Server installation
      3. Administering an IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 pilot deployment
        1. Creating and applying a policy in Sametime 8.5.1
        2. Changing a user policy's weight
        3. Finding policies associated with a user
        4. Identify Sametime 8.5.1 Ports and URLs in a pilot (Cell) deployment
        5. Maintain and backup DB2 databases
        6. Manage community services using the SSC
        7. Administer the IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Proxy Server
        8. Administer an IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Media Manager
        9. Administer an IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1 Meeting Server
      4. Troubleshooting IBM Lotus Sametime 8.5.1
        1. Identify 'must gather' information to collect in the course of troubleshooting
        2. Perform troubleshooting techniques

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