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Middleware Monitoring 7.0: Transaction Monitoring (WBT)

This online course presents an in-depth look at business transaction monitoring (BTM) with BMC Middleware Monitoring 7.0. This class will prepare the student to successfully deploy transaction monitoring in their own enterprise.

Topics include installation and configuration, modeling transactions, capturing SLA metrics, historical reporting, and configuration of event monitoring. Additional focus will be placed on leveraging the power of the product for faster problem identification and resolution, access to real-time transaction status and counts.

Major release:

TrueSight Middleware Monitoring 7.x

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Course Delivery:

Self Paced | 4.25 Stunden

Course Modules

  • Introduction
    • Defining Transactions
    • Differences between Transaction and Performance and Availability Monitoring
    • Place in the Development Lifecycle
    • Installation and Upgrading
    • Agent Deployment
    • Pathways and Touchpoints
    • BTM API and BTM Extensions
  • Basic Pathways
    • Components of Transaction Pathways
    • Overview of the BTM Tab
    • Profile Best Practices
    • The BTM API
    • Parameters and Pathway Configurations
    • Deploying BTM Toolkits
    • Developing Transaction Pathways
    • Using the Transaction Table
  • Instrumented Infrastructure
    • BTM Extensions Defined
    • General Extension Strategies
    • Need for Message Formats
    • Supported Technologies
    • Impact of Development
    • WebSphere MQ Extension
  • Message Formats
    • Types of Message Formats
    • Fields, Field Types, and Subfields
    • Payload and the Transaction Pathway
    • Activity Filtering
    • Debugging Formats
    • Setting Log Levels
  • SLA Metrics
    • What are SLAs?
    • Model Best Practices
    • SLA Types
    • SLA Collection Configuration
    • Defining SLAs in the Model
    • Thresholds and Filtering
    • Viewing Collected SLAs
    • SLA Totals
    • Payload Metrics
    • Creating Dashboards for SLAs
  • History Collection
    • Enabling Transaction History
    • Disabling Live Updates
    • Querying Transaction History
    • SLA history
    • Payload Metric History
  • Events
    • Using Events to Monitor SLA Metrics
    • Monitoring Individual Transactions
    • Monitoring Individual Transactions
    • Event Association
    • Creating Custom Events
    • Using the BTM Log Event