In this IBM® Redpaper™ publication, we provide a technical overview of the system management functionality of WebSphere® Application Server. This information can help you understand how system administration occurs. It is particularly useful in a multi-server environment to understand the distributed administration and synchronization topics. This paper assumes that you are familiar with the concepts in WebSphere Application Server V7.0: Technical Overview, REDP-4482.
This paper is the stand-alone version of chapter 1 of WebSphere Application Server V7 Administration and Configuration Guide, SG24-7615.
Table of contents
System management overview
System management in a standalone server environment
System management of multiple standalone servers
System management in a distributed server environment
Management of distributed and standalone servers
Java™ Management Extensions (JMX™)
Centralized Installation Manager (CIM)
IBM support assistant (ISA) V4