IBM WebSphere Transformation Extender V8.3 Fundamentals Training

This 3-day instructor-led course is the foundation course for the IBM WebSphere Transformation Extender curriculum, and teaches you the fundamentals of WebSphere Transformation Extender V8.3.
Course Details


3 days


Basic understanding of data formats and processing logic and have hands-on experience with Microsoft Windows.

Target Audience

Programmers and analysts who need to implement data integration and transformation solutions using WebSphere Transformation Extender.

Skills Gained

  • Define workspaces and projects using the Eclipse Workbench
  • Use the Type Designer to define data structures, data properties, and data components as type trees
  • Validate type trees to ensure that they accurately describe the data
  • Transform flat files using the Map Designer
  • Use type design and mapping techniques to improve validation and throughput
  • Use the Resource Registry to improve portability between operating environments
  • Implement error handling
  • Optimize map performance
Course Outline
  • WebSphere Transformation Extender product overview
  • Eclipse Workbench fundamentals
  • Defining the data
  • Defining properties
  • Defining components
  • Validating data definitions
  • Building additional validation into type trees
  • More about mapping
  • Functional maps
  • More efficient mapping
  • Error handling
  • Resource Registry
  • Map optimization
  • Map deployment
  • Conclusion