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Installing and setting up WebSphere is outside of the scope of this document. Please, ensure that a working copy of WebSphere is already available.

Note, there may be several alternative ways to deploy an EAR file on the server, and below is just one of the alternatives.

Steps To deploy Datamata SQL Portal on WebSphere:

  • Download Datamata SQL Portal distribution ZIP file and save it, renaming the extension from "zip" to "ear".

  • Start WebSphere administrative console and start the new application installation wizard from

    >Applications>Install New Application

  • For the application path, select the local path to the downloaded Datamata SQL Portal EAR file.

    For context root, type in /datamata

    Accept all other defaults, except making sure that the application is not distributed among multiple servers (SQL Portal is not designed to support clustering).

    Finish installation.

  • Go to application list and make sure that Datamata SQL Portal application is installed and started.

  • Access SQL Portal at:


    {server_url} refers to the usual server address and port.

Note: The above procedure is tested on WebSphere 5.0. For deployments on other versions of WebSphere, please, check documentaion on EAR deployment.
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