IBM InfoSphere Information Server, Version 11.3 release notes

These release notes contain information to ensure the successful installation and operation of IBM® InfoSphere® Information Server, Version 11.3. Last updated 20 June 2014.



InfoSphere Information Server, Version 11.3, includes updates to the following products, components, or features:
  • IBM InfoSphere Blueprint Director
  • IBM InfoSphere Data Click
  • IBM InfoSphere Data Quality Console
  • IBM InfoSphere DataStage®
  • IBM InfoSphere FastTrack
  • IBM InfoSphere Information Analyzer
  • IBM InfoSphere Information Services Director
  • IBM InfoSphere Metadata Asset Manager
  • IBM InfoSphere QualityStage®
  • IBM InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog
  • IBM InfoSphere Information Governance Dashboard

New in this release

For information about what is new and changed in Version 11.3, refer to New features and changes.

Important: In IBM InfoSphere Information Server Version 11.3, you can use only DB2® databases for the databases on the repository tier. Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server databases are not supported. Review the detailed systems requirements reports for the repository tier product component of InfoSphere Information Server Version 11.3.

System requirements

The Version 11.3 installation program performs a system requirements check and provides a report on the status of your computer. You can also review the detailed system requirements for a specific product.

Fix lists

For a summary list of fixes that are included in Version 11.3, see the fix list document.

Latest version of software

To verify that you install the latest version of the software for your installation environment, see the Knowledge Collection on the IBM Support Portal.

Installing Version 11.3

For information about installing Version 11.3, see the installation documentation.

Known problems

Limitations and problems for InfoSphere Information Server, Version 11.3, are documented in technotes, which are available on the IBM Support Portal.

The following table provides links for customized queries for technotes for Version 11.3.
Note: If a query contains no search results, there are no known problems for that product area.
Table 1. Support Documents for Infosphere Information Server
Product Support documents
InfoSphere Information Server


InfoSphere Information Server Connectivity


InfoSphere Information Server Installation


InfoSphere Information Server Migration


InfoSphere Blueprint Director


InfoSphere Data Click


InfoSphere Data Quality Console


InfoSphere DataStage and QualityStage


InfoSphere FastTrack


InfoSphere Information Analyzer


InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog


InfoSphere Information Governance Dashboard


InfoSphere Information Services Director


InfoSphere Metadata Asset Manager


InfoSphere Metadata Integration Bridges


QualityStage Standardization Rules Designer


To learn about problems that are not listed in the previous table, see the IBM Support Portal for the specific product that you are interested in.

More information

IBM Knowledge Center contains the most recent version of this information.

For additional technical resources, see the information roadmap in the IBM Knowledge Center.