Content Services: System Configuration Overview

Content Services: System Configuration Overview

This course will provide an overview of the tools and techniques that are available for configuring Alfresco Content Services.

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About this course

Overview

This course will provide an overview of the tools and techniques that are available for configuring Alfresco Content Services. Focusing on system/platform configuration, this course is aimed at a new Alfresco Content Services Administrator and will cover the use of configuration files, administration consoles and Java Management Extensions (JMX).

What Will I Learn?

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Describe the tools and approaches which can be used to configure Alfresco Content Services
    • Configuration Files
    • Administration Consoles
    • Java Management Extensions (JMX)
  • Describe the configuration precedence of the various tools and approaches
  • Describe the folder structure found in a typical deployment
  • Describe the configuration files found in a typical deployment
  • Identify the essential properties required for Alfresco Content Services
  • Describe how subsystems are configured in Alfresco Content Services
    • Using configuration files
    • Using configuration files in a containerized deployment
    • Using Administration Consoles
    • Using JConsole (Local)
    • Using JConsole (Remote - RMI)
  • Select the most appropriate configuration tool or approach for a specific use case

Target Audience

This course is targeted at the following roles:

  • Administrators

Time Required: ~60 minutes

Difficulty: Foundation

Applicability: This course was written using Alfresco Content Services v6.2 and was last modified on June 17, 2020.

Prerequisite Knowledge

This course presumes that the student is competent with the following tools, technologies and concepts:

  • Command Line Interface (CLI)
    • PowerShell (for those using Microsoft Windows)
    • Terminal (for those using MacOS or Linux)
  • Installing applications
  • Using a text editor
  • Using a web browser

In addition, familiarity with the following would be useful:

Recommended Courses

The following courses are recommended prior to taking this course:

Prerequisite Resources

Not applicable.

Copyright

Alfresco offers you a wide range of content, communication tools, forums, and information about its products and services ("Materials") via this website. Alfresco either owns the intellectual property rights in the Materials on this website or has obtained the permission of the owner of the intellectual property to make it available on this website. You may, view, print and/or download one copy of the Materials from this web site on any single computer solely for your personal, informational, non-commercial use, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. No Materials published by Alfresco on this web site, in whole or in part, may be copied, reproduced, modified, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any form or by any means without prior written permission from Alfresco. The use of any such Materials on any other website or networked computer environment or for any other purpose is strictly prohibited and such unauthorized use may violate copyright, trademark and other similar laws. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please follow our Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement.

Disclaimer

Alfresco assumes no responsibility for accuracy, correctness, timeliness, or content of the Materials provided on this website. You should not assume that the Materials on this website are continuously updated or otherwise contain current information. Alfresco is not responsible for supplying content or materials from the website that have expired or have been removed. THE MATERIALS PROVIDED AT THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALFRESCO DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES (EXPRESS OR IMPLIED), CONDITION OR OTHER TERM OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTIBILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR TITLE. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY MATERIAL.

Curriculum1 Hour

  • Introduction
  • Objectives
  • Prerequisites
  • System Configuration
  • Overview
  • Precedence
  • Configuration Files
  • Folder Structure
  • Properties Files
  • Subsystems
  • Example - LDAP Subsystem Configuration
  • Containers & Configuration Files
  • Example - LDAP Subsystem Configuration (Containerized)
  • Administration Consoles
  • Admin Console
  • Demonstration - Admin Console
  • Share Admin Tools
  • Solr Console
  • ActiveMQ Console
  • Java Management Extensions (JMX)
  • JMX & JConsole
  • Demonstration - JMX Configuration (Local)
  • Demonstration - JMX Configuration (Remote)
  • Use Cases
  • Recommendations
  • Summary
  • Review
  • References
  • Next Steps
  • Course Survey

About this course

Overview

This course will provide an overview of the tools and techniques that are available for configuring Alfresco Content Services. Focusing on system/platform configuration, this course is aimed at a new Alfresco Content Services Administrator and will cover the use of configuration files, administration consoles and Java Management Extensions (JMX).

What Will I Learn?

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Describe the tools and approaches which can be used to configure Alfresco Content Services
    • Configuration Files
    • Administration Consoles
    • Java Management Extensions (JMX)
  • Describe the configuration precedence of the various tools and approaches
  • Describe the folder structure found in a typical deployment
  • Describe the configuration files found in a typical deployment
  • Identify the essential properties required for Alfresco Content Services
  • Describe how subsystems are configured in Alfresco Content Services
    • Using configuration files
    • Using configuration files in a containerized deployment
    • Using Administration Consoles
    • Using JConsole (Local)
    • Using JConsole (Remote - RMI)
  • Select the most appropriate configuration tool or approach for a specific use case

Target Audience

This course is targeted at the following roles:

  • Administrators

Time Required: ~60 minutes

Difficulty: Foundation

Applicability: This course was written using Alfresco Content Services v6.2 and was last modified on June 17, 2020.

Prerequisite Knowledge

This course presumes that the student is competent with the following tools, technologies and concepts:

  • Command Line Interface (CLI)
    • PowerShell (for those using Microsoft Windows)
    • Terminal (for those using MacOS or Linux)
  • Installing applications
  • Using a text editor
  • Using a web browser

In addition, familiarity with the following would be useful:

Recommended Courses

The following courses are recommended prior to taking this course:

Prerequisite Resources

Not applicable.

Copyright

Alfresco offers you a wide range of content, communication tools, forums, and information about its products and services ("Materials") via this website. Alfresco either owns the intellectual property rights in the Materials on this website or has obtained the permission of the owner of the intellectual property to make it available on this website. You may, view, print and/or download one copy of the Materials from this web site on any single computer solely for your personal, informational, non-commercial use, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. No Materials published by Alfresco on this web site, in whole or in part, may be copied, reproduced, modified, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any form or by any means without prior written permission from Alfresco. The use of any such Materials on any other website or networked computer environment or for any other purpose is strictly prohibited and such unauthorized use may violate copyright, trademark and other similar laws. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please follow our Notice and Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement.

Disclaimer

Alfresco assumes no responsibility for accuracy, correctness, timeliness, or content of the Materials provided on this website. You should not assume that the Materials on this website are continuously updated or otherwise contain current information. Alfresco is not responsible for supplying content or materials from the website that have expired or have been removed. THE MATERIALS PROVIDED AT THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALFRESCO DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES (EXPRESS OR IMPLIED), CONDITION OR OTHER TERM OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTIBILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR TITLE. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY MATERIAL.

Curriculum1 Hour

  • Introduction
  • Objectives
  • Prerequisites
  • System Configuration
  • Overview
  • Precedence
  • Configuration Files
  • Folder Structure
  • Properties Files
  • Subsystems
  • Example - LDAP Subsystem Configuration
  • Containers & Configuration Files
  • Example - LDAP Subsystem Configuration (Containerized)
  • Administration Consoles
  • Admin Console
  • Demonstration - Admin Console
  • Share Admin Tools
  • Solr Console
  • ActiveMQ Console
  • Java Management Extensions (JMX)
  • JMX & JConsole
  • Demonstration - JMX Configuration (Local)
  • Demonstration - JMX Configuration (Remote)
  • Use Cases
  • Recommendations
  • Summary
  • Review
  • References
  • Next Steps
  • Course Survey