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Test C2040-910: IBM WebSphere Portal 7.0 Deployment and Administration Update

Note: This test will be withdrawn on Jul 31 2014.
The replacement test is: (C2040-929) IBM WebSphere Portal 8.0 Deployment and Administration Update

Exam 910: IBM WebSphere Portal 7.0 Deployment and Administration Update

Exam Competencies

Exam Type: Multiple Choice

Description: Covers Portal 7 material as it relates to these competency areas: 

  • Architecting a Portal Solution
  • Customization and Administration
  • Installation and Configuration
  • Integrating Your Business
  • Maintain and Monitor
  • Migration and Other Concepts
  • Portal Content
  • Security
  • Troubleshooting and Serviceability

Architecting a Portal Solution

  1. Planning security and authentication concept - using step-up authentication and remember me cookie

  2. Understand management implications of setting up wikis and blogs

  3. Understand management implications of tagging and rating

  4. Understand new installation and topology options

    1. Multiple profiles

    2. Portal farms

    3. Portal in the cloud environment

    4. VMWare support

  5. Understand the differences and advantages between Client Side Aggregation (CSA) and Server Side Aggregation (SSA)

Customization and Administration

  1. Understand Portal usage analysis capabilities

  2. Use Portal search

  3. Utilize tagging and rating

  4. Working with WebDAV

Installation and Configuration

  1. Configure Portal light mode

  2. Setup portal farms

  3. Setup/configure (options) for wikis and blogs

  4. Understand portal coexistence (mixed versions) and install options

  5. Understand improvements to the installation wizard and when to use the wizard instead of commands

  6. Understand new ConfigEngine Options

  7. Understand where files are located after installation ( e.g, theme files in a new location)

Integrating Your Business

  1. Configure mashup integration including Understand how iWidgets are added to a page

  2. Understand options for backend application integration (Unified task list portlet, for example)

Maintain and Monitor

  1. Understand changes/enhancements in site management

Migration and Other Concepts

  1. Understand how to leverage feeds using WebSphere Portal including Configuring a proxy environment for feed syndication

  2. Understand WebSphere Portal migration concepts

Portal Content

  1. Understand changes in Customized Web Content authoring (Configure the authoring portlet)

  2. Understand changes in working with Web Content Libraries (Import/Export)

  3. Understand uses of Web content integration (WCI)

  4. Understanding how tagging and rating interacts with WebSphere Content Management

  5. Utilize Authortime Search


  1. Understand Impersonation

Troubleshooting and Serviceability

  1. Understand conditions for which Portal will use Client Side Aggregation

  2. Understand conditions for which Portal will use Server Side Aggregation


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