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Are you planning an upgrade to ClearCase 8.0 and need to know where to find resources that will help?
The list below contains a collection of resources from a variety of sources including documentation and educational material that will help you in planning your upgrade.
For your convenience (and for future reference) this information has also been organized for you in technote 1613981 Knowledge Collection: Useful resources when upgrading to ClearCase 8.0.0.x.
If you are planning an upgrade to ClearCase 8.0, please contact IBM Rational Support providing the information listed in the "ClearCase 8.0 upgrade information" section of technote 1613981. Our support staff will help you prepare for your upgrade using the details you have provided about your system configurations and environment.
This is a section of the IBM Rational ClearCase 8.0 Information Center which includes the following:
These reports, available from the Software Compatibility Reports (SPCR) tool, provide detailed information about hardware and software requirements for a specific operating system. It also includes an option to run the report by component (such as CCRC WAN Server, CTE and others) for all supported operation systems.
The following links will direct you to the specific reports for each operating syst
This technote contains client and server compatibility information to help you ensure that all components in your environment can operate together successfully.
Downloads and Fixes
New VOB schema and feature level
Discontinued platform support
General availability and End of Support (EOS)
Rational Support Resources lists Rational support resources to assist you with learning the products, getting help, or just getting started.
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Over on the IBM Software blog, post author Mark Scapicchio has outlined some great reasons why you would want to subscribe to IBM Software Newsletter. But let's not stop there, you can even follow the IBM Software Newsletter on Twitter!
Here's Mark's top ten list, as gleaned from his blog post. While these ARE Mark's words, I find I agree with them and likely can't have framed it any better myself:
Top 10 reasons to subscribe to the IBM Software Newsletter:
For any System z users: Subscribe by Friday, June 8 – and check the ‘System z Software’ interest on the subscription form – to make sure you receive our next System z Edition!
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Need downloads, documentation, training, or other support resources? Having trouble finding what you need on IBM.com? Looking for help and you just don't know where to go? Fear no more, my loyal readers, this document lists resources for IBM Rational products to assist you with learning the products, getting help, or just getting started:
Just look at the Table of Contents of topics and you'll see how useful this doc really is!
Truly a smörgåsbord of information right at your fingertips.... or, mouse tip... or pointer tip to be even more pedantic. A bevy of information and assistance awaits you!
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