Installation planning
This chapter provides general guidance for planning the installation of WebSphere Application Server V8.5.5 and many of its components. To effectively plan an installation, you must select a topology, hardware, and operating system, and prepare your environment for WebSphere Application Server installation.
Prerequisites: For more information about prerequisites for WebSphere Application Server, see System Requirements for WebSphere Application Server Base and Network Deployment V8.5 at:

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