Transformation Advisor Deployment Options

Entitlement Options

Get started with assessing your applications. You can try Transformation Advisor at no cost for 90 days on all platforms.

Transformation Advisor does not support running on Kubernetes platforms other than Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform such as IBM Cloud® Kubernetes Service. Note that advice and recommendations by Transformation Advisor is applicable for modernizing Java workload to run on any Kubernetes platform however.

You can continue to use TA beyond the 90-day evaluation period for productive use on certain platforms if you have entitlement to any of the IBM products in the license information.

Platform/OS 90 Day Free Evaluation Productive Use Installation Hardware
OCP 4.10+ Yes Yes apply key install via Operator x86_64/Power/IBM Z
RHEL 7.7+ Yes Yes apply key installation guide amd64
Windows v10 Yes No installation guide Desktop/Laptop
MacOS Yes No installation guide Desktop/Laptop

Moving from a desktop evaluation install to a supported install

If you have been using the free evaluation on your desktop/laptop and are moving to running TA on OCP or RHEL you can keep your data. If you kept your Data Collector .zip files, you can upload your data to the cloud instance again. Alternatively, you can export the data from Transformation Advisor on your desktop and import to your supported instance by following the export and import instructions.