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PSPTISAR850-SSC PeopleSoft PeopleTools Installation Server Admin Rel 8.50 Self-Study Course

PeopleSoft Course Description:
This course covers the installation and implementation of the PeopleTools 8.50 components used to deploy PeopleSoft applications. In this course, students will learn to install the required software and create the primary servers that are part of the PeopleSoft Pure Internet Architecture.
PeopleSoft Course Duration:
PeopleSoft Course Target Audience:
Database Administrators,Database Designers,Functional Implementer,System Analysts,Technical Administrator,Technical Consultant,Web Administrator
PeopleSoft Course Prerequisite:
Experience working with and configuring servers,Basic understanding of Enterprise PeopleTools
Course Content:
Course Overview
  • Course Objectives
  • Course Agenda
Technology Overview
  • Describing the functions of PeopleSoft PeopleTools in PeopleSoft applications
  • Describing PeopleTools in an implementation
  • Describing how to find information about PeopleSoft PeopleTools in PeopleBooks
Describing PeopleSoft Architecture
  • Describing the development of multi-tier processing
  • Describing the PeopleSoft Pure Internet Architecture
  • Describing how PeopleSoft uses databases
  • Contrasting PeopleSoft servers
  • Discussing PeopleSoft clients
  • Designing a configuration for an application
Installing the PeopleSoft Environment
  • Preparing for the installation of the PeopleSoft environment
  • Describing PeopleSoft installation tools
  • Building a PeopleTools installation
  • Setting up installation workstations
  • Testing an installation and planning for future changes
Installing PeopleSoft Databases
  • Describing PeopleSoft databases
  • Preparing for database installation
  • Summarizing database creation steps
  • Determining what databases to install
  • Running the database configuration wizard
  • Creating databases using Data Mover and other PeopleTools
  • Performing post database installation testing
Installing Tuxedo and Jolt
  • Explaining middleware
  • Summarizing Tuxedo in the PeopleSoft system
  • Installing Tuxedo
  • Removing and upgrading Tuxedo
Creating and Configuring Application Server Domains
  • Describing the elements of application server domains
  • Explaining domain server processes and functions
  • Using specialized domains
  • Working with PS_HOME and PS_CFG_HOME
  • Creating an initial domain configuration
  • Automating domain startup and shutdown
  • Testing a domain
  • Configuring a search server domain
Administering Application Servers
  • Troubleshooting common domain boot problems
  • Administering the domain and viewing status
  • Using PSADMIN to reconfigure a domain
  • Setting individual process parameters
Administering the Web Server
  • Describing common web server elements
  • Explaining web server installation
  • Locating and identifying web server files
  • Interpreting various web server configuration files and determining web server behavior
Installing and Configuring PeopleSoft Internet Architecture
  • Installing the PeopleSoft Internet Architecture
  • Using the web server administrative console
  • Configuring the browser connection
  • Locating and modifying web server configuration files to change web server behavior
  • Installing multiple PeopleSoft applications
  • Using load balancing and fail-over features in PeopleSoft applications
Examining the Batch Environment
  • Identifying batch components
  • Describing batch process flow
  • Determining batch server locations
Setting Up and Configuring the Batch Environment
  • Creating batch servers
  • Modifying batch server configuration settings
  • Starting and stopping the Process Scheduler
  • Creating a new Process Scheduler server definition
Configuring Report Distribution and Monitoring the Batch Environment
  • Launching processes
  • Using the Process Monitor
  • Describing Report Manager
  • Configuring the report purge process
  • Describing automated report distribution
Managing and Troubleshooting an Implementation
  • Summarizing PeopleSoft troubleshooting tools
  • Examining PeopleSoft server log files
  • Listing troubleshooting tools available after installation
Setting Up the Environment Management Framework
  • Describing the Environment Management Framework (EMF) architecture
  • Installing and configuring the Environment Management agent components
  • Using the Environment Management clients with the EMF
Using PeopleSoft Performance Tools
  • Describing Performance Monitor architecture
  • Activating a self-monitoring Performance Monitor system
  • Accessing Performance Monitor information
  • Using PeopleSoft Ping (PSPING)
Tuning an Implementation
  • Defining tuning layers
  • Evaluating application server settings to improve performance
  • Creating dedicated Integration Broker servers
  • Tuning a batch environment
  • Load balancing with the Master Scheduler
Installing and Configuring PeopleBooks
  • Installing PeopleBooks
  • Configuring access to PeopleBooks
Course Workshop
  • Hands-on practice to set up a distributed environment
Course Review