Rational Developer for i V9.0 and Rational Developer for AIX and Linux V9.0 are now available! - UPDATED
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Rational Developer for i V9.0 and Rational Developer for AIX and Linux V9.0 are now available!
(Note: there have been updates to the information. The latest updates are at the bottom of this post.)
Overview of Rational V9.0 IDE products: http
RDi 9.0 product page: http
RDi 9.0 Fix List: http
RD AIX and Linux C/C++ Edition product page: http
RD AIX and Linux AIX COBOL Edition product page: http
RD AIX and Linux 9.0 Fix List: http
For Passport users, you need to go to the Rational License Key center to download the activation kit.
Zip downloads of RDi V9.0 trial will be available shortly.
Zip downloads of RD AIX and Linux V9.0 trial is available at:
UPDATE - June 19, 2013
Web Installs of RDi V9.0 trial and RD AIX and Linux V9.0 are possible but the standard developerWorks trial pages are not available yet. So, there are some manual steps required temporarily if you do not want to wait for the updates to the developerWorks pages.
1. Install IBM Installation Manager 220.127.116.11. If you have Installation Manager installed already, in File>Preferences go to the 'Updates' preference page. Make sure that 'Search for Installation Manager updates' is checked. If you do not have Installation Manager or Installation Manager does not update automatically to 18.104.22.168, please see http
2. Specify the repository for RDi 9.0 or RD AIX and Linux 9.0 in Installation Manager. In Installation Manager, go to the 'Repositories' preference page. Add a repository. For RDi 9.0, specify http
3. Click 'Install' in Installation Manager. You will be prompted for a user id and password. This is your IBM ID. It is required to be able to install the trial. If you do not have one, you can register for one (they are free) at developerWorks.
UPDATE - June 20, 2013
IBM Data Studio Client 4.1 is included with RDi 9.0 and RD AIX and Linux 9.0. You can download IBM Data Studio Client from Passport Advantage. If you do not want to go to Passport to get it, you can also get it from http
UPDATE - July 18, 2013
developerWorks trial download page for RDi 9.0 is now available at: http
developerWorks trial download page for RD AIX and Linux 9.0 is now available at: http