My notifications has been upgraded!
My notifications received a major upgrade in 2014 to give you a streamlined and a simpler way to receive notifications for critical issues before they become problems.
Refer to the My notifications landing page to learn more about the service, and how you can get started in under a minute!
The information below might be outdated but is available for your reference.
What is My Notifications?
A vital part in ensuring a secure and highly available computing environment is to take a proactive stance at staying informed of critical product support updates through My Notifications.
How do I get started with My Notifications?
Follow the instructions below to stay informed of critical updates from IBM Support for your IBM products:
5. On this screen, choose the product(s) for which you are interested in receiving notifications. You can find your products either by navigating the product groupings, or by searching for the product name (outlined in the red box below).
Option 2: Search for your product - enter the name of your IBM product into the search box, and click on the “Search” button. For example: WebSphere Application Server. Then select the product you are interested in creating a subscription for. Click on the header link if you are interested in creating a subscription for multiple products (outlined in the red box below):
Tips: If you are unable to locate your product using the two options listed above, try looking into the “Other Software” product group.
Notify me by:
Ensure that at least “Email” is selected as a notification method. This indicates that your notifications will be sent by e-mail. We also suggest receiving daily emails in plain text (see screen capture below).
- Document types: We recommend that you select all of the listed document types. If you prefer not to be alerted of all document types, ensure that at least "Security bulletin" and “Flashes” are selected. These document types include critical product updates, security bulletins, and other important communications from IBM Support (see screen capture below).
Tips: For a description of what each document type includes, click on the “What are these?” link.
Tips: You can also create multiple subscriptions for different product family, with different subscription options, by repeating the instructions above.