Design applications

This topic highlights websites and other ideas for finding best practices for designing WebSphere applications, particularly in the realm of WebSphere extensions to the Java EE specification.

When designing WebSphere applications, follow the example set by the Samples. Refer to the code in the Samples Gallery that is available with the product. In particular, the Samples Gallery highlights new and WebSphere-specific aspects of the programming model.

Consult the architectural suggestions in Application design consideration.

Use the following links to find relevant supplemental information about designing WebSphere applications. The information resides on IBM and non-IBM Internet sites, whose sponsors control the technical accuracy of the information.

These links are provided for convenience. Often, the information is not specific to the IBM WAS product, but is useful all or in part for understanding the product. When possible, links are provided to technical papers and Redbooks that supplement the broad coverage of the release documentation with in-depth examinations of particular product areas.

Web resources for learning

See also the documentation for the type of application that you are developing, such as web applications, EJB applications, Web services applications, or applications that use messaging.
Access the samples


Specifications and API documentation


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