Configuring the WebSphere Application Server
In this section, we configure a base WebSphere Application Server to install and run the sample application.
There are two parts to the configuration that are required by the sample application:
The JDBC driver and data source for the EJBBANK database that is used by the container-managed beans.
The JMS listener, the connection factory, and the queues for the message-drive bean.
Start the server and the administrative console
To configure the server, we use the administrative console:
- Start the server (from the program group, from First Steps, or as a service).
- Start the administrative console (from the program group or from First Steps).
- Log in with your normal user ID (Figure 18-1).
Figure 18-1. ...