Essentials of Service Development for IBM DataPower Gateway V7.5

This course teaches you the essential skills that are required to configure, implement, and troubleshoot services that are developed on the IBM DataPower Gateways (IDG) with firmware version 7.5.0, regardless of use case.

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Who should attend

This course is designed for integration developers who configure service policies on IBM DataPower Gateways.


Before taking this course, you should successfully complete course VW750, Technical Introduction to IBM DataPower Gateway Appliance V7.5.0. This free webcast is available at or You should also be familiar with:

  • Security-based concepts and protocols
  • XML-related technologies such as XML schema, XPath, and XSLT
  • JavaScript programming
  • Web service and REST basics

Course Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe how DataPower gateways are configured
  • Create and configure cryptographic objects
  • Configure Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) to and from DataPower gateways
  • Configure a multi-protocol gateway (MPGW) to handle multiple protocols from a single service
  • Configure a service level monitoring (SLM) policy to control message traffic
  • Use logs and probes to troubleshoot services
  • Use patterns to define and deploy new services
  • Configure message transformation and routing by using style sheets (XSL) and GatewayScripts
  • Handle errors in service policies

Outline: Essentials of Service Development for IBM DataPower Gateway V7.5 (WE751G)

Course introductionQuick introduction to developing on DataPowerExercise: First exposure to the DataPower developer environmentServices overviewStructure of a serviceExercise: Creating a BookingService gatewayMulti-protocol gateway serviceProblem determination toolsExercise: Enhancing the BookingService gatewayHandling errors in a service policyExercise: Adding error handling to a service policyDataPower cryptographic tools and SSL setupExercise: Creating cryptographic objects and configuring SSLService level monitoringExercise: Implementing a service level monitor in a multi-protocol gatewayPatterns for service configurationExercise: Using a DataPower pattern to deploy a serviceCourse summary