WebSphere Application Server Migration Toolkit

The migration toolkit provides a rich set of tools that help you migrate applications from third-party application servers, between versions of WebSphere Application Server, to Liberty, and to cloud platforms such as Liberty for Java on IBM Bluemix, IBM WebSphere on Cloud and Docker. The following tools are provided:

  • Cloud Migration Tool
  • WebSphere Version to Version Application Migration Tool
  • Apache Tomcat to WebSphere Application Migration Tool
  • JBoss to WebSphere Application Migration Tool
  • Oracle to WebSphere Application Migration Tool
  • WebLogic to WebSphere Application Migration Tool
  • Apache Tomcat to Liberty Configuration Migration Tool
  • WebSphere Configuration Migration Tool: JBoss
  • WebSphere Configuration Migration Tool: WebLogic
  • WebSphere Configuration Migration Tool: WebSphere to Liberty

Install it in Eclipse by doing the following:

  1. If you don’t already have Eclipse, install Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers ( Neon - 4.6 ).
  2. To install the migration toolkit, use one of the following methods:
    • Drag this install icon Drag to your running Eclipse workspace to install IBM WebSphere Application Server Migration Toolkit onto the title bar of Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers v4.6 or higher.
    • From Eclipse, select Help > Install New Software, then click Add to add the repository Location URL:
      https://public.dhe.ibm.com/ibmdl/export/pub/software/websphere/wasdev/updates/wamt/MigrationToolkit/
      Using this update site URL or the install icon has the benefit of being able to install both the application and configuration migration tools at the same time.
    • From Eclipse, select Help > Install New Software, then click Add and point to the archive that you downloaded.
  3. Choose the migration features you want to install and continue.

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