Have you pulled together your platform upgrade plans for 2014? Do you know if your IBM Rational Collaborative Lifecycle Management (CLM) environment will be supported on the platforms you plan on upgrading?
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While I am writing this note, there have been just a few instances where Collaborative Lifecycle Management (CLM) users have faced the issue below. This note is to gather the set of data required for investigations involved in specific situations, as this. I intend to write more notes on this line, which I expect would help users to send to support.
One of the user ID throws errors when trying to access URL for both the CCM & QM applications, but works just fine for JTS. This user ID has been assigned licenses - RQM Quality Profession Floating & RTC Developer Floating. However, it is not checked in both the CCM & QM servers but is checked on the JTS for the license.
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CM Server and CCRC Backup and Restoration Guidelines
Having a strategy and high-level procedures in place for an upgrade from
version 7.0.1.x to version 7.1.x.x of Rational ClearCase and Rational
ClearQuest can greatly assist administrators who are responsible for
upgrading these products in an existing environment.
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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.
Author: Denise McKinnon
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It is always recommended to use the latest version of IBM Rational Performance Tester (RPT) . In the later releases of RPT, there are many enhancements made and several defects have been fixed.
Below is a link that contains a complete listing of Defects that were fixed. It also has all the releases, refreshes, fix packs and interim fixes sorted by version for RPT and IBM Rational Service Tester for SOA Quality (RST).
List of enhancements sorted by version
What's new in version 8.7
What's new in version 8.6
What's new in version 8.5.1
What's new in Rational Performance Tester and Rational Service Tester for SOA Quality 8.5
What's new in Rational Performance Tester 8.3
This release of Rational® Performance Tester includes a number of new features.
Rational Performance Tester 8.3 includes these new features or enhancements:
Software Support Lifecycle link -
The IBM Software Support Lifecycle policy specifies the length of time support will be available for IBM software from when the product is available for purchase to the time the product is no longer supported. IBM software customers can use this site to track how long their version and release of a particular IBM software product will be supported. Using the information on this site, customers will be able to effectively plan their software investment, without any gaps in supp