Advanced System Administration for IBM CMOD V9.X: ODU-EN201 (***SELF STUDY COURSE #2***)

Advanced System Administration for IBM CMOD V9.X: ODU-EN201 (***SELF STUDY COURSE #2***)
This Self-Paced online course provides System Administration training and additional advanced topics beyond the foundational and prerequisite course, “IBM Content Manager OnDemand Administration”. This class is for individuals interested in learning the System Administration concepts of the IBM Content Manager OnDemand (CMOD) solution. The course begins with a review of the CMOD architecture and system object concepts, and then goes on to describe the storage administration, document storage and indexing components such as PDF Indexer, S/390 Indexer, and the new XML Indexer. The course also covers the CMOD database configurations, command utilities, as well as an overview of the CMOD server APIs, and the CMOD Web Enablement Kit (ODWEK)
Buy Course - 2,500.00 USD

Course Outline

Unit 0 - Introduction and Class Instructions

  1. Unit 0 - Course instructions

Unit 1:CMOD Review

  1. Lesson 1.0: CMOD Overview and Review
  2. Lesson 1.0: DEMO: Use IBM Content Navigator
  3. Lesson 1.0: DEMO: What is an Application Group.
  4. Lesson 1.0: DEMO: What is an Application
  5. Lesson 1.0. DEMO: What is a Folder
  6. Lesson 1.0 - QUIZ: CMOD Review

Unit 2: Database Basics with CMOD

  1. Lesson2.1: Database Basics
  2. Lesson 2.2: CMOD Database
  3. Lesson 2.2: QUIZ - Database Basics
  4. Lesson 2:3: ARS Table Structures
  5. Lesson 2.4: Using IBM Data Studio
  6. Lesson 2.4: DEMO: Using IBM Data Studio

Unit 3: Storage Administration

  1. Lesson 3.1: Concepts and Components
  2. Lesson 3.1: QUIZ - Concepts and Components
  3. Lesson 3.2: Storage Scenarios
  4. Lesson 3.2: QUIZ - Storage Scenarios
  5. Lesson 3.3: Configure Cache Storage
  6. Lesson 3.3: DEMO - Configure Cache Storage
  7. Lesson 3.4: Configure Archive Storage
  8. Lesson 3.4: DEMO - Configure Archive Storage

Unit 4: Document Storage

  1. Lesson 4.1: Cache structure
  2. Lesson 4.1: QUIZ - Cache Structures
  3. Lesson 4.2: Document Retrieval
  4. Lesson 4.2: QUIZ - Document Retrieval
  5. Lesson 4.3: Using ARSMAINT
  6. Lesson 4.3: QUIZ - Using ARSMAINT

Unit 5. System Administration Topics

  1. Lesson 5.1: System Configuration
  2. Lesson 5.1: QUIZ - System Configuration
  3. Lesson 5.2: Configure User Exit Logging
  4. Lesson 5.2: DEMO - Configure User Exit Logging
  5. Lesson 5.2: QUIZ - Configure User Exit Logging
  6. Lesson 5.3: Automate Document Loading
  7. Lesson 5.3: DEMO - Automate Document Loading
  8. Lesson 5.3: QUIZ - Automate Document Loading
  9. Lesson 5.4: Manage Objects using ARSXML
  10. Lesson 5.4: DEMO - Manage Objects using ARSXML
  11. Lesson 5.4: QUIZ- Manage Objects using ARSXML
  12. Lesson 5.5: Manage Users and Groups
  13. Lesson 5.5: DEMO - Manage Users and Groups
  14. Lesson 5.5: QUIZ - Manage Users and Groups

Unit 6. Correct and Modify Data with ARSDOC

  1. Lesson 6.1: Using ARSDOC QUERY - Query Documents
  2. Lesson 6.1: DEMO - Using ARSDOC Query
  3. Lesson 6.1: QUIZ - Using ARSDOC Query
  4. Lesson 6.2: Using ARSDOC GET - Retrieving Documents
  5. Lesson 6.2: DEMO - Using ARSDOC Get - Retrieving Documents
  6. Lesson 6.2: QUIZ - Using ARSDOC Get - Retrieving Documents
  7. Lesson 6.3: Using ARSDOC ADD, UPDATE and DELETE - Add, Update and Deleting Documents
  8. Lesson 6.3: QUIZ - Using ARSDOC ADD, UPDATE and DELETE

Unit 7. Advanced Indexing Topics

  1. Lesson 7.1: Understanding ACIF vs. S/390 Indexer
  2. Lesson 7.1: QUIZ - Understanding ACIF vs S/390 Indexer
  3. Lesson 7.2: PDF Indexing Options
  4. Lesson 7.2: QUIZ - PDF Indexing Options
  5. Lesson 7.3: Indexing XML Print Data
  6. Lesson 7.3: QUIZ - Indexing XM Print Data
  7. Lesson 7.4: Using CMOD Indexing Exits
  8. Lesson 7.4: QUIZ - Using CMOD Indexing Exits

Unit 8: CMOD Distribution Facility (ODF)

  1. Lesson 8.1: Overview of Report Distribution Capabilities
  2. Lesson 8.1: QUIZ - Overview of Report Distribution Capabilities
  3. Lesson 8.2: Understanding the ODF Objects
  4. Lesson 8.2: QUIZ - Understanding the ODF Objects
  5. Lesson 8.3: ODF Distribution Status and Monitoring
  6. Lesson 8.3: QUIZ - ODF Distribution Status and Monitoring

Unit 9: Introduction to ODWEK

  1. Unit 9.1: Introduction to CMOD ODWEK
  2. Unit 9.1: QUIZ - Introduction to CMOD ODWEK

Unit 10: Introduction to Full Text Search

  1. Lesson 10:1: Built in Search Methods
  2. Lesson 10.2: What is Full Text Search?
  3. Lesson 10.3: Full Text Search Configuration
  4. Lesson 10.3: QUIZ - Full Text Search

Unit 11: Introduction to Enhanced Retention Management

  1. Lesson 11.1: Introduction to Enhanced Retention Management
  2. Lesson 11.1: QUIZ - Introduction to Enhanced Retention Management

Unit 12: Certificate of Complete and Evaluation

  1. Class Evaluation
  2. Certificate of Completion - Advanced System Administration for IBM CMOD V9.X

About the Course

Purpose This Self-Paced course builds on the foundational and prerequisite course, “IBM Content Manager OnDemand Administrationand provides the System Administration concepts for the IBM Content Manager OnDemand (CMOD) solution. The online learning course begins with a review of the CMOD architecture and system object concepts and then goes on to describe the storage administration, document storage and indexing components such as PDF Indexer, S/390 Indexer, and the new XML Indexer. The course also covers the CMOD database configurations, command utilities, as well as an overview of the CMOD server APIs, and the CMOD Web Enablement Kit (ODWEK).

Audience This advanced course is for those whose job includes responsibility for administering an IBM Content Manager OnDemand system and who have a need for an in-depth knowledge of the OnDemand system for system administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting purposes. This course is designed for System Administrators, that is, people who will be responsible for not only indexing and loading documents into a CMOD system but also maintaining and managing the CMOD system. This course also provides a review of the materials required for the IBM CMOD technical certification program.

Prerequisites OnDemand Report Administrators should have:

  • Completed the Self-Paced online learning course, “IBM Content Manager OnDemand V9.X Report Administration
  • A thorough understanding of relational database concepts
  • A working knowledge of Windows Server 2010 or 2012
  • Access to a workstation running a browser such as Chrome, Windows Explorer, Mozilla.

Objectives After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Effectively use the ARSADMIN, ARSDOC, and ARSMAINT command utilities.
  • Use the ARSXML command utility to export and import OnDemand objects including managing Users and User Groups.
  • Configure and leverage the XML indexer, the PDF indexer and understand when to use the S/390 indexer versus the CMOD ACIF indexer.
  • Access and query the OnDemand database tables and application group (index) tables for managing and monitoring the system.
  • Understand the concepts and capabilities of the CMOD Enhanced Retention Management, and the Full Text Search features.

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About the Instructors

Michelle Christensen

Michelle Christensen, VP ERM & CMOD Program Director

Michelle possesses a 20+-year track record in consulting, implementing and knowledge transfer with the IBM ECM Solution portfolio worldwide. Prior to enChoice, she served as the CMOD Program Manager and Worldwide Sales Leader for IBM and she is considered a CMOD SME. She has been honored as an IBM Champion for her commitment to the IBM CMOD solution. Michelle is a published author and recognized ECM expert.