IBM Support

Fix Level Recommendation Tool (FLRT)

Use FLRT to plan upgrades of key components or to verify the current health of a system.

IBM developerWorks

IBM Developer kits for AIX, Java technology edition

IBM's SDKs for AIX, Java Technology Edition, provide the performance and stability you need for deploying enterprise applications.

IBM Power Systems software

AIX Toolbox for Linux Applications

The AIX Toolbox for Linux Applications contains a collection of open source and GNU software built for AIX on IBM Systems.

Tools & services

Lab Services for AIX and UNIX

The IBM Systems Lab Services team provides proven consulting in installation, migration, porting, application architecture and development, performance tuning, and hands-on skills transfer.

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IBM Systems Workload Estimator

The IBM Systems Workload Estimator is a web-based sizing tool for IBM Power Systems™, System i®, System p®, System x®, IBM Flex Systems™, and IBM PureFlex™ Systems. You can use this tool to size a new system, to size an upgrade to an existing system, or to size a consolidation of several systems.

IBM System Planning Tool

The IBM System Planning Tool (SPT) is a browser-based application that helps you design system configurations; it is particularly useful for designing logical partitions and enables you to plan a system based on existing performance data or based on new workloads.

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IBM Systems Energy Estimator

Use this tool to estimate typical power requirements (watts) for a specific system configuration under normal operating conditions.

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PM for Power Systems

This easy to use yet powerful tool provides you with critical information on your system's current and past utilization trends – from a total system view, to a processor pool view to an individual partition view.

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IBM Electronic Service Agent

Monitoring tool that proactively reports hardware events as soon as they are detected. ESA is native to the IBM i operating system so no install is required.

AIX Support Center Tools

Information and downloads for widely used data gathering tools and recommendation tools that are used by AIX system administrators in conjunction with the IBM support center team.