Configuration Manager - Commerce - WebSphere

Use the WebSphere panel of the Configuration Manager to configure the properties of the WebSphere Commerce Server.

Complete the fields as follows:

WebSphere Commerce profile name
The name of the WebSphere Commerce profile that contains the WebSphere Commerce instance information. The WebSphere Application Server profile defines the runtime environment and includes all of the files that the server processes in the runtime environment can change. This profile holds the WebSphere Commerce instance that you are creating.
Cell name
The WebSphere Commerce cell name of the profile. This field is only displayed when you create an instance in the WebSphere Commerce Instance Creation Wizard.
Node name
The node name of the WebSphere Commerce profile. This field is only displayed when you create an instance in the WebSphere Commerce Instance Creation Wizard.
Starting port
The starting port for the profile. The instance creation process uses 20 ports from the number that is specified in this field. Ensure that a block of 20 ports is available starting from this port number. This field is only displayed when you create an instance in the WebSphere Commerce Instance Creation Wizard.
DataSource Name
Enter the data source name that is used to set up the connection pool for access to the database with which WebSphere Commerce works.
The following value is the default value for this field.

WebSphere Commerce 
DBMS_name DataSource 
instance_name
Where:
  • DBMS_name is the name of the database management system you are using with WebSphere Commerce.
    • AIXWindows The acceptable values are DB2 and Oracle.
    • For IBM i OS operating systemLinuxThe acceptable value is DB2.
  • instance_name is the name of the WebSphere Commerce instance.
JDBC Driver Location
Enter the location of the JDBC driver file for your database. The default locations of JDBC driver files are as follows:
  • DB2DB2_installdir/java/db2jcc4.jar;DB2_installdir/java/db2jcc_license_cu.jar
  • OracleOracle_installdir/jdbc/lib/ojdbc6.jar
Help Server Port Number
This field is only available after a WebSphere Commerce instance is created.
Enter the port number for the local IBM Knowledge Center.
Note: The default port for the IBM Knowledge Center is 8001. If you start the IBM Knowledge Center with a different port number, you must change the port number here.
Generate properties file only
This check box displays in the Instance Creation wizard only.

Select this check box if you do not want to create an instance but you want to populate a properties file. The properties file can be used with the CreateInstance Ant target to create a WebSphere Commerce instance.