Licensing Terms & Conditions
What are IBM's software licensing terms and conditions? How do we bill?
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IPLA Software Terms and Conditions
What are the licensing terms for IPLA software? What is Subscription & Support?
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VUE Program Licensing Calculations
What are the Value Unit Edition (VUE) program licensing calculations?
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z/VM and Distributed Linux Middleware
Is distributed Linux middleware running on z Systems eligible for sub-capacity licensing under Passport Advantage rules?
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Backup, Disaster Recovery, and Capacity Backup Upgrade
When may a customer make a backup copy of IBM software? When are they allowed to use it?
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Multi-Version Measurement (MVM)
What is MVM? Why is it better than Single Version Charging (SVC) and the Migration Pricing Option (MPO)?
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Parallel Sysplex Aggregation
What does Aggregated Sysplex pricing mean, and how can a customer qualify to get it?
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zNALC and MzNALC
How does z Systems New Application License Charges (zNALC) drive new workloads to the platform with attractive pricing?
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Mobile Workload Pricing
How do you mitigate the impact of mobile and cloud workloads on sub-capacity license charges when transaction volumes may cause a spike?
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Country Multiplex Pricing
How do you create a country-wide z Systems platform where clients can configure and balance workloads more easily with fewer constraints?
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