About this course

Course code TPD81152GC10
Duration 2 Days

In this hands-on course, you will learn the core skills required by an ATG Administrator to design and implement a fully functioning ATG site. You will get to practice installing ATG, setting up required databases, configuring an ATG application for a production environment, and deploying staging, production and administration servers.This course is appropriate for on-premises deployments only.Learn To:Install the ATG platform.Design a site deployment topology.Set up ATG-required databases.Use the ATG Configuration and Installation Manager.Configure Commerce and Content Administration servers.Create a distributed clustered environment.Deploy a custom Web Commerce application.Configure external caching with Coherence.Use tools to test, monitor, and troubleshoot your site. Benefits to YouLearn how to plan and design your production environment. Ensure a successful launch of your ATG Commerce Site. Become more efficient at supporting and maintaining your application. Commerce Reference Store Using CRS as the reference application, you will plan and build a typical site typology with management and production servers. Assemble and deploy your application to an Application Server and configure a distributed clustered environment.ATG AdministrationThis course is intended to complement the Establishing the ATG Content Administration Environment course. Together these courses give the ATG Administrator the necessary tools to deploy a full ATG Commerce site. This course uses Oracle WebLogic Application Server but the concepts apply equally to all supported application servers.Live Virtual Class FormatA Live Virtual Class (LVC) is exclusively for registered students; unregistered individuals may not view an LVC at any time. Registered students must view the class from the country listed in the registration form. Unauthorized recording, copying, or transmission of LVC content may not be made.


  • Understanding of system administration conceptsBasic working knowledge of Unix

Delegates will learn how to

  • Configure Commerce and Content Administration Servers
  • Design a multi-host site topology
  • Deploy a custom Commerce application
  • Set up ATG databases
  • Prepare a site for launch
  • Integrate ATG with a Java EE application server
  • Monitor active site components


Getting Started with ATG

  • The ATG Project Lifecycle
  • ATG Concept Overview
  • Installing ATG

Planning Your ATG Site

  • Understanding ATG server types
  • Planning server clusters
  • Creating a site plan

Setting Up ATG Databases

  • Installing required schemas
  • Importing initial data
  • Introduction to the Configuration and Installation Manager (CIM) tool

Configuring ATG Servers

  • Using CIM
  • Creating a server configuration folder
  • Implementing your site plan

Configuring ATG Components

  • Creating properties files
  • Configuration layering
  • Configuring a backup server lock manager

Assembling and Deploying a Commerce Application

  • Java EE overview
  • Assembling Enterprise Archives (EARs)
  • Deploying EARS on Oracle WebLogic
  • Starting ATG servers on WebLogic

Configuring a Distributed Site

  • Configuring host specific ATG services
  • Assembly options and standalone mode
  • Using WebLogic Node Manager with ATG servers

Setting up a Cluster

  • Understanding application server clustering
  • Configuring session backup
  • Setting up configuration groups

ATG and Coherence

  • ATG and Coherence
  • ATG Repository External Caching
  • Configuring ATG as a Coherence Client

Asset Management

  • Content Administration overview
  • Setting up data sources for import
  • Importing initial assets
  • Defining an asset deployment topology

Monitoring, Testing and Deploying

  • Using ATG Administration Console
  • Using ATG monitoring and load testing tools
  • Understanding log files and stack traces

2 Days


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method

Virtual learning

Recreates a classroom experience online, enabling full interactions with the learning professional leading the course.

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