Minimum Hardware Requirements

  • 1000Mhz Pentium III
  • 1GB RAM
  • 2 GB free on the C drive.
  • Ethernet or Token Ring card
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Network connectivity to the internet

Minimum Software Requirements

  • Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 / Windows XP
  • Internet Explorer 6.0
  • MyEclipse 5.5.1 GA *
  • DB2 8.2 Personal Edition *
  • WebSphere Application Server 6.1 *
  • Perforce *
  • Client component for Perforce *

* – indicates software provided by Web Age Solutions on CD.


Receive the Supporting Zip file by email from Web Age Solutions.

Receive the following CD from Web Age Solutions:

  • WA1636 CD including:
    • MyEclipse 5.5.1 GA (MyEclipse_5.5.1GA_E3.2.2_FullStackInstaller.exe)
    • Perforce (perforce.exe)
    • Client component for Perforce (p4vinst.exe)
  • IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.1
  • IBM DB2 8.2 Personal Edition

Install and setup the software in the following order (click the software title for installation instructions):

  1. Create a user called wasadmin with password wasadmin on the operating system, and grant this user administrative right. Students will login and perform all their lab work with this user.
  2. Log in as wasadmin.
  3. Copy the contents of all CDs to C:software.
  4. Click the link MyEclipse for installation instructions.
  5. Click the link Perforce for installation instructions.
  6. Click the link for IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.1 for installation instructions.
  7. Click the link for DB2 8.2 Personal Edition for installation instructions.
  8. Unzip the Supporting zip file to C:. This should create the C:LabFiles folder.