IBM Store Integration Framework provides a comprehensive, customizable solution for overhauling retail information technology environments to help transform the customer experience, empower employees, and improve store operations.
This IBM Redbooks publication helps you install, tailor, and configure the IBM Store Integration Framework on a variety of supported platforms. It provides an overview of the underlying technologies and describes, in detail, the steps to install and configure them using best practices.
This book also provides an overview of IBM Retail Environment for SUSE Linux V2. It includes steps for the installation and configuration of IBM Retail Environment for SUSE Linux V2 and information about how to deploy images and applications within the platform.
Part one of this book provides details about the Store Integration Framework components and extensions. Part two provides an overview of the IBM Tivoli environment that is a part of WebSphere Remote Server. Part three describes the in-store retail environment. Part four includes detailed instructions about how to install and configure IBM Retail Environment for SUSE Linux V2.0 and IBM WebSphere Remote Server V6.
Table of contents
Part 1. Introduction and technology overview
Chapter 1. Introduction
Chapter 2. Store Integration Framework
Chapter 3. WebShere Remote Server
Chapter 4. WebSphere Systems Management Accelerators
Chapter 5. Store Integration Framework extensions
Chapter 6. IBM Retail Environment for SUSE Linux V2
Part 2. The enterprise environment
Chapter 7. Tivoli Management Framework basics
Chapter 8. Distributing software using Tivoli Configuration Manager
Chapter 9. IBM Tivoli Monitoring
Chapter 10. The enterprise Web infrastructure
Part 3. The In-Store Processor
Chapter 11. In-store Tivoli environment
Chapter 12. In-store Web infrastructure
Part 4. ITSO scenario
Chapter 13. Scenario description
Chapter 14. Installing IBM Retail Environment for SUSE Linux V2
Chapter 15. Installing WebSphere Remote Server component software to the In-Store Processors
Chapter 16. Using the Tivoli Software Package Editor
Chapter 17. Monitoring the ISP environment
Chapter 18. Data integration
Part 5. Case studies
Chapter 19. IBM SIF enablement of Oracle(R) Retail Store Systems
Part 6. Appendixes
Appendix A. Lessons learned
Appendix B. Develop applications for Store Integration Framework
Appendix C. Additional material