GeoSpatial Server: Administration
What will I learn from this course?
This course is designed to instruct students in installing, managing and monitoring a GeoSpatial Server installation, including the facilities of the GeoSpatial Server Administration console. The course covers common administration tasks such as creating new GeoSpatial Server users along with less common tasks such as configuration of map layer and cache settings.
Who Should Attend?
This course is intended for system administrators who are responsible for providing service-based access to a Smallworld installation.
Familiarity of Smallworld Core Spatial Technology
Familiarity with configuring and using a J2EE application server such as JBoss
Smallworld system administration experience, including setup of ACE and Authorisation databases
Some familiarity with controlling a Smallworld session from the command line
Following the course, students will be able to:
Install GeoSpatial Server and run a demo system
Understand how to build and configure a system for your own database
Create and configure users
Monitor your system and perform admin tasks
Configure layers in the database and create cached maps
Understand server farms and use GeoSpatial Server in more complex environments
Introduction to the course
Smallworld GeoSpatial Server administration
Installing Smallworld GeoSpatial Server
Connector and Agents
Configuring the database
Roles and users
Configuring Plotting and Resources
Tasks, Monitors and Alerts
Caching and rollforward
Server farms and complex environments