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IBM MQ administration for Linux, UNIX & Windows


On completing this course, attendees will be able to:

  • plan a WebSphere MQ configuration;
  • install WebSphere MQ as a server, client, or both;
  • customize and administer a WebSphere MQ queue manager;
  • use WebSphere MQ tools for monitoring queue usage;
  • set up messaging channels and debug common channel problems;
  • define MQ client connection;
  • define criteria for deciding logging methods, file location and sizing;
  • recover from media failures;
  • set up and perform remote administration;
  • explain the benefits of queue manager clusters, and create them.

Main topics

  • WebSphere MQ overview (in UK only: complete introduction to WebSphere MQ)
  • WebSphere MQ installation and configuration
  • Using WebSphere MQ administration tools
  • Distributed queuing with WebSphere MQ
  • Logging and recovery
  • WebSphere MQ clusters:
  • Remote administration

Intended for

Those who will administer WebSphere MQ queue managers on WebSphere MQ for Windows NT/2000, AIX/6000, Oracle Solaris, Linux and other distributed platforms, or those who already do so and wish to update their skills.


A conceptual knowledge of WebSphere MQ, such as might be gained from the course IBM MQ fundamentals course, plus six months' practical experience familiarity with MQSeries.

In the UK: no background is needed since the course starts with the WebSphere MQ fundamentals concepts.

Course leader

Koen De Backer, RSM Technology.


3 days.


You can enrol by clicking on a date
datedur.lang.  location  price
18 Jul3EHigh Wycombe  (GB)1450 GBP  (excl. VAT) 
12 Sep3EHigh Wycombe  (GB)1450 GBP  (excl. VAT) 
24 Oct3Eweb based 1830 EUR  (excl. VAT) 
08 Nov3NWoerden  (NL)1830 EUR  (exempt from VAT) 

Global score

4.0/5 (based on 59 evaluations)


Zeer prettig de vele theorie + praktijk. Practical session 1 was wellicht te simpel. Bijna alles was al uitgeschreven. (, )
uitstekend, goede inhoud en docent (, )
prima om inzicht te krijgen hoe mq werkt (, )
Product specifiek goed. Alleen de specifieke rand zaken van OS is niet echt behandeld. (, )
prima cursus met goede verhouding theorie vs praktijk (, )
Goed, erg warm, eten met 2 groepn onhandig tav de warme snacks. (, )
Een heel to the point cursus met duidelijk praktijk voorbeelden. (, )
Een goede cursus die waarmaakt wat beloofd is. (, )
fijne cursus, wordt goed de tijd genomen om alles rustig uit te leggen. Alles is helder (, )