Product documentation and updates

IMS Tools information is available at multiple places on the web. You can receive updates to IMS Tools information automatically by registering with the IBM® My Notifications service.

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Information on the web

The IMS Tools Product Documentation web page provides current product documentation that you can view, print, and download. To locate publications with the most up-to-date information, refer to the following web page:

You can also access documentation for many IMS Tools from IBM Documentation:

Search for a specific IMS Tool product or browse the Information Management > IMS family.

IBM Redbooks® publications that cover IMS Tools are available from the following web page:

The Data Management Tools Solutions website shows how IBM solutions can help IT organizations maximize their investment in IMS databases while staying ahead of today's top data management challenges:

Receiving documentation updates automatically

To automatically receive emails that notify you when new technote documents are released, when existing product documentation is updated, and when new product documentation is available, you can register with the IBM My Notifications service. You can customize the service so that you receive information about only those IBM products that you specify.

To register with the My Notifications service:
  1. Go to
  2. Enter your IBM ID and password, or create one by clicking register now.
  3. When the My Notifications page is displayed, click Subscribe to select those products that you want to receive information updates about. The IMS Tools option is located under Software > Information Management.
  4. Click Continue to specify the types of updates that you want to receive.
  5. Click Submit to save your profile.

How to send your comments

Your feedback helps IBM to provide quality information. Send any comments that you have about this book or other IMS Tools documentation to Include the name and version number of the product and the title and number of the book. If you are commenting on specific text, provide the location of the text (for example, a chapter, topic, or section title).