Netezza software

If you have access to IBM® Passport Advantage® or the IBM Fix Central downloads area, you can obtain the Netezza® software packages and documentation.

The software download area contains the following files:

  • nz-nps-version.tar.gz

    IBM Netezza software installation files that are required for the Netezza hosts.

  • nz-*client-version.tar.z

    Netezza client installation packages for the supported client operating systems. The IBM Netezza client packages are available for a common group of operating system environments such as:

    • nz-aixclient-version.tar.Z for IBM AIX® on PowerPC®, contains ODBC/JDBC drivers and Netezza command line utilities
    • nz-hpitclient-version.tar.gz for HP-Itanium, contains ODBC/JDBC and Netezza command line utilities
    • nz-linuxclient-version.tar.gz for Linux® on Intel/AMD, includes ODBC/JDBC and Netezza command line utilities
    • nz-powerpcclient-version.tar.gz for Linux big-endian systems running on PowerPC, includes ODBC/JDBC and Netezza command line utilities
    • nz-ppc64leclient-version.tar.gz for Linux little-endian systems running on PowerPC POWER8®, includes ODBC/JDBC drivers only
    • nz-sol10client-version.tar.gz for Solaris v10, includes ODBC/JDBC and Netezza command line utilities
    • nz-sol10x86client-version.tar.gz for Solaris v10 running on x86, includes ODBC/JDBC and Netezza command line utilities
    • nz-solclient-version.tar.Z for Solaris v8 and v9, includes ODBC/JDBC and Netezza command line utilities
    • nz-winclient-version.zip Netezza Windows applications (NzAdmin, ODBC, JDBC, OLEDB, .NET and Netezza command line utilities)
    • nz-zlinuxclient-version.tar.gz for SUSE or Red Hat Linux clients on IBM System z® platforms, includes ODBC/JDBC and Netezza command line utilities

In addition, the IBM Netezza software packages include firmware, host platform software, and other appliance-related software packages that are used to update the hardware and host components.

To access Passport Advantage, go to http://www.ibm.com/software/howtobuy/passportadvantage/pao_customers.htm.

To access Fix Central, go to http://www.ibm.com/support/fixcentral.

The Netezza software kits also include the Red Hat Enterprise Linux software, which is the operating system for the Netezza system hosts.