Installing an enterprise application

The steps to install an enterprise application are:

  • Create an EAR file
  • Install the EAR file in the application server
  • Start the server

Creating an EAR file

To create the EAR file for the sample application:

  • Select the ItsoBank5EAR project and Export (context).
  • Select EAR file and click Next.
  • For the target location, click Browse and locate the WebSphere directory for installable applications, for example:
    d:\WebSphere\AppServer\installableApps\ItsoBank5EAR.ear
    
  • Optionally, select Export source files (source is not required to run).
  • Select Include project build paths and meta-data files.
  • Click Finish.

Installing the EAR file

To install the enterprise application, use the administrative console (log in if you are ...

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