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Knowledge Collection: Installation information for Information Server, Version 8.1

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Where can I find installation information for IBM InfoSphere Information Server, Version 8.1?


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To learn about the installation process:
  1. Review the system requirements
  2. Read the Quick Start Guide for the process overview.
  3. Review the release notes for the latest information to ensure successful installations.
  4. Read the Planning, Installation, and Configuration Guide to perform the installation.

Installation information can be found in the following information sources.

System requirements for the product modules and components of IBM Information Server.
The IBM Information Server Quick Start Guide contains an overview of the high-level installation process and the resources that you should have readily available.
Release notes describe known problems and workarounds for the installation.
The IBM Information Server Planning, Installation, and Configuration Guide describes the process to install IBM Information Server, its product modules, and optional components.
Additional installation information is published on the IBM Information Server product support page at

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Modified date:
16 June 2018