Technical Introduction to IBM MQ

Course code: WM103G

Course Description

Course Code:


Duration: 1 days
Delivery Type: Classroom (Hands-on labs)
Skill Level: Basic




In this course, you learn about IBM MQ V9 basic components and the path that messages follow when they are exchanged between applications. You also learn how IBM MQ administrative responsibilities can include the management of topic-based publish/subscribe messaging, managed file transfer, and deployments to the cloud. Topics include an overview of the support that IBM MQ provides for security, publish/subscribe, high availability, administration, logging, auditing, managed file transfer, MQTT, and cloud options.


This basic course is designed for system administrators, system architects, application developers, quality assurance specialists, and technical sales and marketing professionals.


You should have skills and experience in one or more of the following specific areas:

Communications and networking protocols
System and network management
Application development
Transaction processing
Client/server solutions

Key Topics

Course introduction
IBM MQ overview
IBM MQ basics
Messaging styles, topologies, and architecture overview
System administration overview
Security overview
Introduction to IBM MQ Managed File Transfer
Introduction to IBM MQ Telemetry and IBM MessageSight
Introduction to the IBM MQ Appliance
Expanding the scope of IBM MQ


After completing this course, you should be able to:
Summarize current business drivers and the need for flexibility
Describe enterprise messaging and the capabilities it must provide
Identify the main ways that IBM MQ can impact application design
Describe the basic components of IBM MQ
Differentiate between point-to-point and IBM MQ cluster connectivity
Summarize queue manager and queue manager components administrative tasks
Contrast the architectural role of IBM MQ clusters and multiple instance queue managers
Describe the security provisions of IBM MQ and IBM MQ Advanced Message Security
Describe how IBM MQ is used as part of the communications infrastructure to:
Connect application environments, such as the World Wide Web, enterprise transaction systems, and database systems
Manage the distribution of publisher information to appropriate subscribers
Provide file transfer management with IBM MQ Managed File Transfer
Serve as a JMS provider
Interface with WebSphere Application Server
Store in-flight messages for IBM Integration Bus
Interact with z/OS applications
Facilitate connectivity to mobile environments with IBM MQ Telemetry
Describe the options for deployment to the Cloud

USD 900

Duration 1 Days