This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
check out the "examples" directory in Seam distribution. Most examples can be built into Tomcat WARs. The jpa and hibernate2 examples run on WAS/WLS/GF etc. They use the default data sources in those app servers. You will need to setup your own data source for MySQL -- but that is covered in the app server manual.