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  • Latest Post - ‏2011-11-08T03:25:30Z by SHM7_Alvin_Oh
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Pinned topic Websphere v7 and v8 for z/os

‏2011-10-26T22:06:19Z |
hello

Where can I download a trial version for webshere application server v7 and v8 for Z/os

Thanks
Updated on 2011-11-08T03:25:30Z at 2011-11-08T03:25:30Z by SHM7_Alvin_Oh
  • Scott Johnston
    Scott Johnston
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    Re: Websphere v7 and v8 for z/os

    ‏2011-10-27T13:40:50Z  
    There are no trial releases of WebSphere Application Server for z/OS version 7.0 or version 8.0.

    The primary location for finding WebSphere downloads is:
    http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/downloads/ws/was/

    Alternatively, to get to a WAS v7 trial download page, you can go to any of the current WAS v8 Trial edition download pages and scroll down to the bottom of the page. There will be a link there to previous versions. For instance, if you go to the WAS v8 Trial Edition web page (http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/downloads/ws/was/index.html), you will find the link to the WAS v7 trial.

    It should be noted that there were trial versions of WAS Express and WAS Base editions only for version 7.0. There was also a free release of the WAS for Developers Edition. There are no trial editions of WAS Network Deployment Edition or WAS for z/OS. For version 8.0, there is no trial edition of WAS for z/OS.

    Regards,
    Scott Johnston
    WebSphere Application Server
    Install & Configuration User Experience Lead
  • SHM7_Alvin_Oh
    SHM7_Alvin_Oh
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    Re: Websphere v7 and v8 for z/os

    ‏2011-11-08T03:25:30Z  
    There are no trial releases of WebSphere Application Server for z/OS version 7.0 or version 8.0.

    The primary location for finding WebSphere downloads is:
    http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/downloads/ws/was/

    Alternatively, to get to a WAS v7 trial download page, you can go to any of the current WAS v8 Trial edition download pages and scroll down to the bottom of the page. There will be a link there to previous versions. For instance, if you go to the WAS v8 Trial Edition web page (http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/downloads/ws/was/index.html), you will find the link to the WAS v7 trial.

    It should be noted that there were trial versions of WAS Express and WAS Base editions only for version 7.0. There was also a free release of the WAS for Developers Edition. There are no trial editions of WAS Network Deployment Edition or WAS for z/OS. For version 8.0, there is no trial edition of WAS for z/OS.

    Regards,
    Scott Johnston
    WebSphere Application Server
    Install & Configuration User Experience Lead
    Hi,

    I have installed the IBM Installation Manager and try to download the V8 Application Server but i am getting this error:

    Resumable download failed: http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial/repository.xml.
    Downloading http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial/repository.xml.
    Downloading 'http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial/repository.xml' to 'C:\DOCUME~1\aoh\LOCALS~1\Temp\cicdip_aoh\1320722696229\nf\cicURLLrepository.xml5969016733416526842xml'.
    java.net.ConnectException: Connection timed out: connect
    Elapsed time 00:21.84.
    Resumable download failed: http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial/repository.config.
    Downloading http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial/repository.config.
    Downloading 'http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial/repository.config' to 'C:\DOCUME~1\aoh\LOCALS~1\Temp\cicdip_aoh\1320722718088\nf\cicURLLrepository.config5690817934590553384config'.
    java.net.ConnectException: Connection timed out: connect
    Elapsed time 00:21.29.
    Repository of type CompositeRepository can not be created at location http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial.
    Resumable download failed: http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial/repository.xml.
    Downloading http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial/repository.xml.
    Downloading 'http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial/repository.xml' to 'C:\DOCUME~1\aoh\LOCALS~1\Temp\cicdip_aoh\1320722696229\nf\cicURLLrepository.xml5969016733416526842xml'.
    java.net.ConnectException: Connection timed out: connect
    Elapsed time 00:21.84.
    Resumable download failed: http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial/repository.config.
    Downloading http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial/repository.config.
    Downloading 'http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial/repository.config' to 'C:\DOCUME~1\aoh\LOCALS~1\Temp\cicdip_aoh\1320722718088\nf\cicURLLrepository.config5690817934590553384config'.
    java.net.ConnectException: Connection timed out: connect
    Elapsed time 00:21.29.

    And therefore unable to connect.
    Is the url correct (http://www.ibm.com/software/repositorymanager/V8WASEXPRESSTrial)? Or am i doing something wrong.

    Please advise. Thanks.