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This IBM® Redbook is a study guide for the “IBM Certified Deployment
Professional - IBM Tivoli® Access Manager V6.0” certification test, test number
876, and is meant for those who want to achieve IBM Certifications for this
The IBM Certified Deployment Professional - IBM Tivoli Access Manager V6.0
certification, offered through the Professional Certification Program from IBM, is
designed to validate the skills required of technical professionals who work in the
implementation of the IBM Tivoli Access Manager Version 6.0 product.
This book provides a combination of theory and practical experience needed for
a general understanding of the subject matter by discussing the planning,
installation, configuration and customization, programming, auditing, and
troubleshooting of Access Manager for e-business solutions. It also provides
sample questions that will help in the evaluation of personal progress and
provide familiarity with the types of questions that will be encountered in the
This publication does not replace practical experience, nor is it designed to be a
stand-alone guide for any subject. Instead, it is an effective tool that, when
combined with education activities and experience, can be a very useful
preparation guide for the exam.
The team that wrote this redbook
This redbook was produced by a team of specialists from around the world
working at the International Technical Support Organization, Austin Center.
Axel Buecker is a Certified Consulting Software IT Specialist at the International
Technical Support Organization (ITSO), Austin Center. He writes extensively and
teaches IBM classes worldwide on areas of software security architecture and
network computing technologies. He holds a degree in Computer Science from
the University of Bremen, Germany. He has 19 years of experience in a variety of
areas related to workstation and systems management, network computing, and
e-business solutions. Before joining the ITSO in March 2000, Axel worked for
IBM in Germany as a Senior IT Specialist in Software Security Architecture.
Vladimir Jeremic is a Security Consultant with the IBM Global Services Security
and Privacy Group. He has eight years of experience in the IT field related to