If you encounter the NT LAN Manager version 2 (NTLM v2) "Authentication failed" error in IBM Rational Performance Tester, you can follow the steps in the below technote to set up NTLM v2 in RPT:
Along with the steps in the technote above, also make sure that the 'Host' field contains the System name and the 'Doman' field contains the domain name, as seen in the attached screen-shot -
Like all the prior top content posts month-to-month, these technotes are the most often cited and shared in our Support Engineers' PMR notes all used to help you solve or prevent issues with your Rational products. Last month the following technotes were the most heavily reused for Rational Team Concert. We hope that highlighting them here will help others encountering the same or similar issues also find quick resolution:
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Regardless of the Rational products you use, licensing topics are some of the most common questions Rational Support receives.
These are the top 20 technotes for Rational Licensing that were reused during the past month to help solve your PMRs. We hope that highlighting them here will help others encountering the same or similar issues also find quick resolution:
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Do you have the latest updates for your Rational products using IBM Installation Manager? If you are still running Installation Manager 1.7.3 or older you may not!
When clicking Update in IBM Installation Manager, it will search the IBM service repositories for product updates hosted on IBM servers (for example: fixpacks). There have been recent changes to the servers to address security vulnerabilities, and as a result, Installation Manager 1.7.3 or older will no longer find product upda
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