Subscribing to Support updates

To stay informed of important information about the IBM products that you use, you can subscribe to updates.

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By subscribing to receive updates about IBM Power® Virtualization Center, you can receive important technical information and updates for specific IBM Support tools and resources. You can subscribe to updates by using My Notifications:

My Notifications
With My Notifications, you can subscribe to Support updates for any IBM product. (My Notifications replaces My Support, which is a similar tool that was used in the past.) With My Notifications, you can specify that you want to receive daily or weekly email announcements. You can specify what type of information you want to receive (such as publications, hints and tips, product flashes (also known as alerts), downloads, and drivers). Use My Notifications to customize and categorize the products about which you want to be informed and the delivery methods that best suit your needs.


To subscribe to My Notifications, complete the following steps:

  1. Go to the IBM Support Portal ( and sign in by using your IBM ID and password.
  2. Click the Support Notifications link.
  3. In the Product lookup area, type PowerVC.
  4. Find the appropriate edition and click Subscribe.
  5. Use the links in the Product subscriptions area to customize how you receive notifications, which notifications to receive, and so on.


Until you modify your My Notifications preferences, you receive notifications of updates that you requested. You can modify your preferences when needed.