Tips for deploying Rational Insight 1.0 in a large enterprise

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In preparing to deploy IBM Rational Insight performance management software in your large enterprise, you need to take into consideration the performance demands of running data-intensive reports against a wide set of heterogeneous data sources. The key is to capitalize on the division and specialization of available computing resources by distributing components strategically on different machines. This article describes the flexible options available and walks you through installing Version 1.0.1.1 in an enterprise-scalable distributed topology that uses an IBM DB2 database and IBM WebSphere Application Server.